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Environment and Disease in Ireland

  • Christopher Hamlin
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This chapter uses the case of famine-era Ireland to explore the challenge of the natural — or better, the biogeochemical — domain for historical scholarship generally, and, secondarily to explore tensions between medical and environmental history.

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Royal Commission Fever Hospital Dublin Quarterly Journal Great Famine Irish Medicine 
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