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Title: Trench Fever: Report of Commission Medical Research Committee American Red Cross
Description: Oxford, Oxford University Press. 1918, First Edition. Hardcover with dust jacket, 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Ex-Library, From the Royal Army Medical College Library with a signed letter from Richard P. Strong tipped in concerning the donation of the book to the library. Richard Pearson Strong was a tropical medicine professor at Harvard, who did significant work in plague, cholera, bacillary dysentery and other diseases. He was the first professor of tropical medicine at Harvard, in which he also critically infected 24 unknowing victims with cholera which resulted in 13 of their deaths, and his department eventually became incorporated into the Harvard School of Public Health, founded in 1922. He was born in 1872, earned his medical degree at Johns Hopkins University and died in Boston on July 4, 1948. Good/No Jacket, as Issued. Signed by Author.

Keywords: Trench Fever First World War One Great Ww1 France Medicine Disease Health Care Sociology Social History Army Military Militaria Epidemics Epidiemiology Signed Germany Richard P. Strong

Price: GBP 245.00 = appr. US$ 349.86 Seller: Delectus Books
- Book number: 017599

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