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Title The grim reaper's road map : an atlas of mortality in Britain / Mary Shaw [and others]
Published Bristol ; Portland, OR : Policy Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xxxiii, 238 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Health & society series
Health & society series.
Contents The Grim Reaper's road map; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 What this book is about; 2 Location maps; 3 Technical notes; 4 What are you most likely to die of, when and where?; 5 Years of life lost; 6 How to use this atlas; GROUPS OF CAUSES OF DEATH; INDIVIDUAL CAUSES OF DEATH; Location appendix; Technical appendix
Summary An atlas of mortality in Britain based on data from 1981 to 2004, this study explores causes of death across the UK, including a description of the cause of death, a map and cartogram showing the spatial distribution of that cause, a commentary on the pattern observed and the reason for it
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda MiAaHDL
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Subject Mortality -- Great Britain -- Maps.
Mortality -- Great Britain -- Statistics.
United Kingdom.
Genre/Form Statistics.
Form Electronic book
Author Shaw, Mary, 1968-
ISBN 184742368X (electronic bk.)
9781847423689 (electronic bk.)