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I'm going to echo the complaint of other reviewers. The books is well researched and a fast read. However, the maps so vital to Snow's argument and to revolutionizing epidemiology... Read morePublished 2 hours ago by J. Kelley
Cholera is a nearly extinct disease now, so it's hard to imagine how deadly and scary it was in the 1850's. Read morePublished 13 days ago by Ruth A Lincoln
Brilliant book! Fantastic look at the scientifitc method, the power of thinking outside the box, and the evoltion of pathology. Couldn't put it down!Published 14 days ago by mic2536
Amazing piece of history. Johnson writes as someone truly fascinated by the subject.
This book is full of great background research. I.e. Nightsoilmen. Read more
A great telling of the story of Dr. John Snow and the source of one of the London cholera outbreaks. Read morePublished 22 days ago by N. Newman
Great book. History, maps, disease, priests, beer. It's got it all.Published 1 month ago by Robert J. Hickey