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A Disease Apart: Leprosy in the Modern World - Tony Gould
A Disease Apart: Leprosy in the Modern World - Tony Gould
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The Chinese Schools of Malaysia :... A Protean Saga... by... Kua Kia Soong... New.The author, a prolific writer on Malaysian social issues, has regualarly updated this major work of his on the survival and flourishing of Chinese language schools in Malaysia. When first published in 1985 this was the first...

A Disease Apart:

 Leprosy in the Modern World


 Tony Gould

A sweeping history of the prejudices about and treatment of leprosy over the last two hundred years. The story is based mainly on the efforts of a whole range of doctors, nurses and missionaries, who, once it was established that the disease was infectious, rather than hereditary, did so much to bring the sufferers into a more understanding society. Good Hardback in a Good Dust Jacket 420 pages with a bibliography and index. 

Weight 1kg. Post free within Malaysia

Published by St. Martin's PressNew York2005. ISBN: 9780312305024

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