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The deadly legacy : Australian history and transmissible disease / John Goldsmid
Bib ID 318519
Format BookBook
Author
Goldsmid, J. M. (John Marsden), 1937-
 
Description Kensington, N.S.W. : New South Wales University Press in association with the Australian Institute of Biology, 1988 
xvii, 115 p. [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0868403946
0868403628
Series

Australian studies in biological sciences series ; v.3.

Summary

General survey of the history of transmissible disease in Australia; includes types of infective and parasitic disease present in pre and post-contact Aboriginal population; population estimates; morbidity rates.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [103]-111.

Subjects Communicable diseases -- Australia -- History.  |  Epidemics -- Australia -- History.  |  Public health -- Australia -- History.  |  Health status - Morbidity and mortality rates.  |  Demography - Population dynamics.  |  Health - Infectious diseases - Parasitic diseases.  |  Australia.
Other authors/contributors Australian Institute of Biology

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