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The fever of 1721 : the epidemic that revolutionized medicine and American politics, Stephen Coss

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The fever of 1721 : the epidemic that revolutionized medicine and American politics
Title
The fever of 1721
Title remainder
the epidemic that revolutionized medicine and American politics
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Coss
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"More than fifty years before the American Revolution, Boston was in revolt against the tyrannies of the Crown, Puritan Authority, and Superstition. This is the story of a fateful year that prefigured the events of 1776"--
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Provided by publisher
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Coss, Stephen
Dewey number
616.9/1200973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smallpox
  • Smallpox
  • Medicine
  • HISTORY / United States / Colonial Period (1600-1775)
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / General
  • HISTORY / United States / State & Local / New England (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT)
  • HISTORY / United States / General
Label
The fever of 1721 : the epidemic that revolutionized medicine and American politics, Stephen Coss
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Trouble year. Idol of the mob ; James and Benjamin ; The fallen angel -- Grievous calamity. The most terrible minister of death ; His Majesty's Ship Seahorse ; Pestilence and politics ; Onesimus ; The experiment ; Malignant filth ; America's first independent newspaper ; The cup which I fear ; The Hell-Fire Club ; A man on a cross ; The deadliest time ; Honest wags ; The assassination attempt ; A death in the house ; Pointed satyr ; An epidemic's end -- American monsters. Sons of Cato, sons of Calef ; The invention of Silence Dogood ; The arrest of James Franklin ; The printer and his devil ; Three exits
Control code
ocn913303839
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xiii, 350 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781476783086
Lccn
2015027337
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1205603
  • (Sirsi) o913303839
  • (OCoLC)913303839
Label
The fever of 1721 : the epidemic that revolutionized medicine and American politics, Stephen Coss
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Trouble year. Idol of the mob ; James and Benjamin ; The fallen angel -- Grievous calamity. The most terrible minister of death ; His Majesty's Ship Seahorse ; Pestilence and politics ; Onesimus ; The experiment ; Malignant filth ; America's first independent newspaper ; The cup which I fear ; The Hell-Fire Club ; A man on a cross ; The deadliest time ; Honest wags ; The assassination attempt ; A death in the house ; Pointed satyr ; An epidemic's end -- American monsters. Sons of Cato, sons of Calef ; The invention of Silence Dogood ; The arrest of James Franklin ; The printer and his devil ; Three exits
Control code
ocn913303839
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xiii, 350 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781476783086
Lccn
2015027337
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1205603
  • (Sirsi) o913303839
  • (OCoLC)913303839

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