The Resource Microbes and morals; : the strange story of venereal disease

Microbes and morals; : the strange story of venereal disease

Label
Microbes and morals; : the strange story of venereal disease
Title
Microbes and morals;
Title remainder
the strange story of venereal disease
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1904-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rosebury, Theodor
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC200
LC item number
.R67 1971
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WC 140
NLM item number
R798m 1971
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Maladies transmises sexuellement
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
Label
Microbes and morals; : the strange story of venereal disease
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 343-351
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Contagion -- Some background, and a look ahead -- A few old ideas and the beginnings of gonorrhea -- Syphilis: enter Columbus -- Syphilis or the French disease / by Fracastor -- More Fracastor: Contagion -- Exit Columbus -- Syphilis and the "Treponematoses" -- The other theory -- Part II. Literature, art, and morals -- From the Bible to Rabelais -- Shakespeare on VD -- From John Donne to modern times -- VD in the graphic arts -- The famous and the infamous -- Disease, sin, and punishment -- Part III. Facts and figures -- VD and not VD -- Fruits of the germ theory -- Cure and curability -- The dimensions of VD -- Part IV. Control: past, present, future -- Before penicillin: futility -- After penicillin: failure -- The "Social diseases" -- The chance for vaccines -- Beyond technology
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 361 pages
Isbn
9780670473984
Lccn
72119781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00161962
  • (OCoLC)ocm00161962
Label
Microbes and morals; : the strange story of venereal disease
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 343-351
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Contagion -- Some background, and a look ahead -- A few old ideas and the beginnings of gonorrhea -- Syphilis: enter Columbus -- Syphilis or the French disease / by Fracastor -- More Fracastor: Contagion -- Exit Columbus -- Syphilis and the "Treponematoses" -- The other theory -- Part II. Literature, art, and morals -- From the Bible to Rabelais -- Shakespeare on VD -- From John Donne to modern times -- VD in the graphic arts -- The famous and the infamous -- Disease, sin, and punishment -- Part III. Facts and figures -- VD and not VD -- Fruits of the germ theory -- Cure and curability -- The dimensions of VD -- Part IV. Control: past, present, future -- Before penicillin: futility -- After penicillin: failure -- The "Social diseases" -- The chance for vaccines -- Beyond technology
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 361 pages
Isbn
9780670473984
Lccn
72119781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00161962
  • (OCoLC)ocm00161962

Library Locations

  • African Studies LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Alumni Medical LibraryBorrow it
    72 East Concord Street, Boston, MA, 02118, US
    42.336388 -71.072393
  • Astronomy LibraryBorrow it
    725 Commonwealth Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350259 -71.105717
  • Fineman and Pappas Law LibrariesBorrow it
    765 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350979 -71.107023
  • Frederick S. Pardee Management LibraryBorrow it
    595 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349626 -71.099547
  • Howard Gotlieb Archival Research CenterBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 5th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Mugar Memorial LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Music LibraryBorrow it
    771 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350723 -71.108227
  • Pikering Educational Resources LibraryBorrow it
    2 Silber Way, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.349804 -71.101425
  • School of Theology LibraryBorrow it
    745 Commonwealth Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.350494 -71.107235
  • Science & Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    38 Cummington Mall, Boston, MA, 02215, US
    42.348472 -71.102257
  • Stone Science LibraryBorrow it
    675 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 02445, US
    42.350103 -71.103784
Processing Feedback ...