The making of a tropical disease : a short history of malaria / Randall M. Packard.

Author
Packard, Randall M., 1945- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007.
Description
xvii, 296 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
MalariaHistory [Browse]
Series
Johns Hopkins biographies of disease. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-289) and index.
Contents
Foreword / Charles E. Rosenberg -- Preface : Mulanda -- Introduction : Constructing a global narrative -- ch. 1. Beginnings -- ch. 2. Malaria moves north -- ch. 3. A southern disease -- ch. 4. Tropical development and malaria -- ch. 5. The making of a vector-borne disease -- ch. 6. Malaria dreams -- ch 7. Malaria realities -- ch. 8. Rolling back malaria : the future of a tropical disease? -- Conclusion : Ecology and policy -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index.
ISBN
  • 9780801887123 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 0801887127 (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN
2007011828
OCLC
86113137
Other standard number
  • 99959310675
RCP
C - S