Black Death, White Medicine: Bubonic Plague and the Politics of Public Health in Colonial Senegal, 1914-1945 - Social History of Africa S. (Paperback)Myron Echenberg (author)
Paperback 320 Pages / Published: 01/02/2002
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The bubonic plague took over 50,000 lives in colonial Senegal between 1914 and 1945. The Africans tenaciously resisted coercive and punitive plague control measures. This text examines how colonizer and colonized changed their perceptions of the epidemic over time.
Publisher: James Currey
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 492 g
Dimensions: 227 x 142 x 17 mm
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