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The Cholera years an account of the cholera outbreaks in our ports, towns and villages by John G. Avery

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Published by Beech Books in Southampton .
Written in English

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StatementJohn G.Avery.
The Physical Object
Pagination122p. :
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15565770M

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By: Elizabeth Vorhies, Elizabeth Hodgens, Mira Brown and Patrick Rowe. The Cholera Years. Author: Charles Rosenberg. Introduction: The Cholera Years is a detailed look at the three epidemics of cholera that swept through the United States but focusing primarily on New York City since there are more records of the effects. There has not been an active case of cholera in the United States for almost fifty years, and to the present-day American physician it is no more than a chapter in a textbook of tropi- cal medicine. To his nineteenth-century counterpart it was a soul-trying and sometimes fatal reality. Love in the Time of Cholera (Spanish: El amor en los tiempos del cólera) is a novel by Colombian Nobel prize winning author Gabriel García novel was first published in Spanish in Alfred A. Knopf published an English translation in , and an English-language movie adaptation was released in Author: Gabriel García Márquez. Love in the Time of Cholera (Oprah's Book Club) Paperback – October 5, He is the author of many works of fiction and nonfiction, including One Hundred Years of Solitude, Love In The Time Cholera, The Autumn Of The Patriarch, The General In His Labyrinth, and News Of Cited by:

"The Cholera Years is a masterful analysis of the moral and social interest attached to epidemic disease, providing generally applicable insights into how the connections between social change, changes in knowledge and changes in technical practice may be conceived."—Steven Shapin, . Jul 15,  · Read Book Review: The Cholera Years by Charles E. Rosenberg. Cholera was the classic epidemic disease of the nineteenth century, as the plague had been for the/5(26). The Cholera Years: the United States in , , and is only tangentially a medical history. Charles Rosenberg used the opening year of the three worst epidemics of cholera in the United States as lenses through which he could take snapshots of American society.4/5(5). “The circumstances of everyday life were too demanding-and in American's great cities, appalling.” ― Charles E. Rosenberg, The Cholera Years: The United States in , , and

Jul 01,  · Rosenbery brings out so many interesting aspects of the impact of cholera on public health and the fact that the disease has only been known in the Western world for a little over years. Most people think cholera is biblical. The book is an easy read for a layman and too bad it appears to be mostly used as a text book in by: Cholera is an infection of the small intestine by some strains of the bacterium Vibrio cholerae. Symptoms may range from none, to mild, to severe. The classic symptom is large amounts of watery diarrhea that lasts a few days. Vomiting and muscle cramps may also occur. Diarrhea can be so severe that it leads within hours to severe dehydration and electrolyte Vibrio cholerae spread by fecal-oral route. Would you consider the audio edition of Love in the Time of Cholera to be better than the print version? I enjoyed the audio version as much as the book version, largely because I am at a time in my life where I need to clean my house when I previously may have had time to read a book. About Love in the Time of Cholera. Set in a country on the Caribbean coast of South America, this is a story about a woman and two men and their entwined lives. From the author of the legendary One Hundred Years of Solitude.