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Author Crawshaw, Jane L. Stevens.

Title Plague Hospitals : Public Health for the City in Early Modern Venice
Published London : Taylor and Francis, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (287 pages)
Contents Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations and Plates; List of Abbreviations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 â#x80;#x98;From a distance it looks like a castleâ#x80;#x99;: First Impressions and Architectural Design; 2 The Sick-Poor; 3 â#x80;#x98;Abandon hope, all you who enter hereâ#x80;#x99;: Experiences of Staff and the Patientsâ#x80;#x99; Daily Routine; 4 Syrups and Secrets: Treating the Plague; 5 Dying in the Lazaretti; 6 Returning to the City; Conclusion; Epilogue; Bibliography
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Subject Plague-Italy-Venice-History-16th century
Plague-Italy-Venice-History-17th century
Public health-Italy-Venice-History-16th century
Public health-Italy-Venice-History-17th century
Public hospitals-Italy-Venice-History-16th century
Public hospitals-Italy-Venice-History-17th century
Social medicine-Italy-Venice-History
Venice (Italy)-Social conditions-16th century
Venice (Italy)-Social conditions-17th century
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1317080289