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BIO 142 / NAS 162: Organ Systems & Diseases (AL): Disease History

Book on History of Human Diseases

The Cambridge World History of Human Disease is one of the best resources available for finding information about the history of many (but not all) disorders, even though it was published in 1993.This is a reference book, meaning that it cannot be borrowed, and is currently on reserve at the Circulation Desk.

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diabetes AND history

Use AND between two or more terms to find materials with all the terms.  If you don't get enough results, search using just the name of the disease; e.g., diabetes.


How to Cite The Cambridge History of Human Diseases

You need to cite both the editor (Kenneth F. Kiple) AND the author(s) of the section in the book. For specific guidelines on how to properly cite this resource, use the links below or check the manual:

APA: Cite as "Book chapter, print version" 

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