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The Resource Asleep : the forgotten epidemic that remains one of medicine's greatest mysteries, Molly Caldwell Crosby

Asleep : the forgotten epidemic that remains one of medicine's greatest mysteries, Molly Caldwell Crosby

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Asleep : the forgotten epidemic that remains one of medicine's greatest mysteries
Title
Asleep
Title remainder
the forgotten epidemic that remains one of medicine's greatest mysteries
Statement of responsibility
Molly Caldwell Crosby
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Crosby, acclaimed author of "The American Plague," explores the frightening history of a long forgotten disease--sleeping sickness--and details the frantic effort to conquer it before it strikes again
Cataloging source
AIC
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Crosby, Molly Caldwell
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Epidemic encephalitis
Label
Asleep : the forgotten epidemic that remains one of medicine's greatest mysteries, Molly Caldwell Crosby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
An epidemic begins -- Constantin von Economo -- The London outbreak -- New York City -- Ruth -- The neurologist -- The medical investigators -- Adam -- Smith Ely Jelliffe -- The alienist -- Only the beginning -- Jessie -- 1925 -- A two-headed beast -- Madness -- Rosie -- The Neurological Institute -- The Matheson Commission -- Josephine B. Neal -- Vaccine trials -- Sylvia -- I have seen the future -- Philip -- Gray matter -- Past or prologue?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Berkeley trade paperback edition.
Extent
x, 291 p.
Isbn
9780425238738
Other physical details
[16] p. of plates
System control number
  • (OCoLC)704377924
  • (OCoLC)ocn704377924
  • 794133
Label
Asleep : the forgotten epidemic that remains one of medicine's greatest mysteries, Molly Caldwell Crosby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
An epidemic begins -- Constantin von Economo -- The London outbreak -- New York City -- Ruth -- The neurologist -- The medical investigators -- Adam -- Smith Ely Jelliffe -- The alienist -- Only the beginning -- Jessie -- 1925 -- A two-headed beast -- Madness -- Rosie -- The Neurological Institute -- The Matheson Commission -- Josephine B. Neal -- Vaccine trials -- Sylvia -- I have seen the future -- Philip -- Gray matter -- Past or prologue?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Berkeley trade paperback edition.
Extent
x, 291 p.
Isbn
9780425238738
Other physical details
[16] p. of plates
System control number
  • (OCoLC)704377924
  • (OCoLC)ocn704377924
  • 794133

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