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Author Clark, David P.

Title Germs, genes, & civilization : how epidemics shaped who we are today / David P. Clark.

Imprint Upper Saddle River, N.J. : FT Press, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  R702    Available
Description xix, 283 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : our debt to disease -- Where did our diseases come from? -- Transmission, overcrowding, and virulence -- Water, sewers, and empires -- Meat and vegetables -- Pestilence and warfare -- Venereal disease and sexual behavior -- Religi
Subject Diseases and history.
Human evolution.
Human genetics.
Added Title Germs, genes, and civilization
ISBN 9780137019960