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Soldier doctor : the story of William Gorgas / with illustrations by Robert Doremus.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville JB GOR (Text) 32604000023849 DCTPLD YA Non-Fiction Available -

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  • Physical Description: 151 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, 1942.

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A biography of the doctor and sanitation expert who enabled the Panama Canal to be successfully completed by destroying the rats that carried bubonic plague and the mosquitoes that carried malaria and yellow fever.
Target Audience Note:
Subject: Gorgas, William Crawford, 1854-1920.
Gorgas, William Crawford, 1854-1920.
Panama Canal (Panama)
Bubonic plaque > Prevention.
Yellow fever > Prevention & control.
Malaria > Prevention.

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