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Typhoid Mary: Captive to the Public's Health

Typhoid Mary

Captive to the Public's Health

Beacon Press (2014)
AU$38.34

She was an Irish immigrant cook. Between 1900 and 1907, she infected twenty-two New Yorkers with...

Deadly Companions: How Microbes Shaped our History

Deadly Companions

How Microbes Shaped our History

OUP Oxford (2018)
AU$12.41

The story of human history has been inextricably entwined with the story of microbes. Combining...

Child Health: A Population Perspective

Child Health

A Population Perspective

Alice A. Kuo, Ryan J. Coller and 2 more...
AU$52.44

Child Health: A Population Perspective examines both the history of child health and the three...

Chloroform: The Quest for Oblivion

Chloroform

The Quest for Oblivion

AU$7.69

Linda Stratmann traces the social, medical and criminal history of chloroform, from early medical...

The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister’s Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine

The Butchering Art

Joseph Lister’s Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine

AU$14.99

DAILY MAIL , GUARDIAN AND OBSERVER BOOKS OF THE YEAR 2017 Winner of the 2018 PEN/E.O....

A Violent History of Benevolence

Interlocking Oppression in the Moral Economies of Social Working

A Violent History of Benevolence traces how standard histories of liberalism, progress, and social...

HIV & AIDS: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2016)
AU$11.03

HIV/ AIDS continues to be a major public health issue, affecting millions of sufferers worldwide....

Pale Rider: The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How it Changed the World

Pale Rider

The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How it Changed the World

Random House (2017)
AU$14.99

'Both a saga of tragedies and a detective story... Pale Rider is not just an excavation but a...

Medicine: The Definitive Illustrated History

Medicine

The Definitive Illustrated History

DK
AU$19.99

Medicine tells the fascinating history of medicine through the ages to the present day. Follow the...

Georges Gilles de la Tourette: Beyond the Eponym
AU$39.16

This biography is the first comprehensive volume to delve into the life, scholarship, writing, and...