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The Resource Venereal disease, hospitals and the urban poor : London's 'foul wards', 1600-1800, Kevin P. Siena

Venereal disease, hospitals and the urban poor : London's 'foul wards', 1600-1800, Kevin P. Siena

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Venereal disease, hospitals and the urban poor : London's 'foul wards', 1600-1800
Title
Venereal disease, hospitals and the urban poor
Title remainder
London's 'foul wards', 1600-1800
Statement of responsibility
Kevin P. Siena
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Kevin P. Siena explores how London society responded to the dilemma of the rampant spread of the pox among the poor. An exploration of hospitals and workhouses shows that London hospitals established 'foul wards' at least as early as the mid-16th century
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Siena, Kevin P
Dewey number
  • 616.9'5106'09421
  • 616.9'5106'09421
  • 616.95106
  • 362.196951
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Health and Wellbeing
Target audience
specialized
Label
Venereal disease, hospitals and the urban poor : London's 'foul wards', 1600-1800, Kevin P. Siena
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Publication
Control code
9781580461481
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
280 p.
Isbn
9781580461481
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
Venereal disease, hospitals and the urban poor : London's 'foul wards', 1600-1800, Kevin P. Siena
Publication
Control code
9781580461481
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
280 p.
Isbn
9781580461481
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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      10 St Ann's Street, London, SW1P 2DE, GB
      51.4974749 -0.130671
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