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Disease, Medicine and Society in England, 1550 1860 (New Studies in Economic and Social History)

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Assessing the impact of disease on the English before the widespread availability and public provision of medical care, this text incorporates into a revised edition new perspectives offered by recent research. It is an important guide to the history of medicine and English social history.
Paperback, 108 pages
Published January 1st 1996 by Cambridge University Press (first published 1987)
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Roy's books cover several fields: the history of geology, London, 18th-Century British ideas and society, medicine, madness, quackery, patients and practitioners, literature and art, on which subjects (and others) he published over 200 books are articles.

List of works can be found @ wikipedia ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roy_Porter )
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