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5 edition of A Wilderness of Marshes found in the catalog.

A Wilderness of Marshes

The Origins of Public Health in Shanghai, 1843-1893

by Kerrie L. MacPherson

  • 307 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Lexington Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • Health systems & services,
  • History of medicine,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • China,
  • Forensic Medicine,
  • Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.,
  • Political Science / City Planning & Urban Development,
  • Asia - China,
  • Civics & Citizenship,
  • Public Affairs & Administration,
  • 19th century,
  • History,
  • Hospitals,
  • Public health,
  • Shanghai,
  • Water-supply

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages362
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9841566M
    ISBN 100739103695
    ISBN 109780739103692

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