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An account of the most common diseases incident to armies

Swieten, Gerard Freiherr van

An account of the most common diseases incident to armies

With the method of cure. Translated from the original of Baron Van Swietin. To which is added, The practice of inoculation impartially considered; and the popular objections against it confuted. By John Andrew, M.D. With the sentiments of Dr. Huxham, ...

by Swieten, Gerard Freiherr van

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Published by printed by John Exshaw in Dublin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesPractice of inoculation impartially considered.
SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 3533, no. 11.
ContributionsAndrew, John, fl. 1760-1766.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxiii,[1],122,xiii,[1],69,[27]p.
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16858820M

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  The most common anti-malarial medication available is an oral therapy known as Lariam, which the U.S. Army invented in the late s but was licensed to Roche, which sold it .   Atrocities were common, though it was British armies whose reputation suffered more. a “republican remedy for the diseases most incident to republican government.” book .


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