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Mountains Beyond Mountains

The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World

“[A] masterpiece . . . an astonishing book that will leave you questioning your own life and...

The Burdens of Disease

Epidemics and Human Response in Western History

US$32.95

In this updated edition of The Burdens of Disease, with revisions and additions to the original...

The Butchering Art

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

US$9.99

The gripping story of how Joseph Lister’s antiseptic method changed medicine forever

Deadly Companions

How Microbes Shaped our History

OUP Oxford (2018)
US$8.99

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

OUP Oxford (2011)
US$7.99

Cancer is a problem that touches virtually everyone either directly or indirectly. As one of the...

Practising Colonial Medicine

The Colonial Medical Service in British East Africa

I.B.Tauris (2007)
US$14.95

The role of the Colonial Medical Service - the organisation responsible for healthcare in British...

Reproduction

Antiquity to the Present Day

US$35.99

Authoritative, accessible and abundantly illustrated, this book presents a broad history of...

Silent Victories

The History and Practice of Public Health in Twentieth-Century America

US$64.99

Americans' health improved dramatically over the twentieth century. Most of this improvement...

US$10.99

Now an HBO® Film starring Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Her name was...

The Ghost Map

The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World

US$12.99

A National Bestseller, a New York Times Notable Book, and an Entertainment Weekly Best Book of...