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Queensland Aborigines and the Spanish influenza pandemic of 1918-1919 / Gordon Briscoe
Bib ID 43943
Format BookBook
Author
Briscoe, Gordon, 1938-
 
Description Canberra : Aboriginal Studies Press, 1996 
20 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0855752882 (paperback)
0855752823 (cover) (paperback)
Series

Research discussion paper (Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies) ; no. 1996/3.

Summary

Discusses impact of the Spanish Influenza pandemic on Queensland Aborigines who accounted for 30 per cent of the death toll in Queensland; places study in the context of the social history of the time.

Notes

Bibliography: p. 17-19.

Subjects Epidemics -- Queensland -- History.  |  Influenza -- Queensland -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Diseases -- Queensland -- History.  |  Health status - Morbidity and mortality rates.  |  Health - Infectious diseases - Influenza.  |  Queensland (Qld)
Other authors/contributors Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies

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