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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (3): 592–593.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Blanca G. Silvestrini Epidemic Invasions: Yellow Fever and the Limits of Cuban Independence, 1878 – 1930 . By Espinosa Mariola . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2009 . Photographs. Illustrations. Map. Notes. Bibiography. Index . 189 pp. Paper , $22.50 . Cloth , $55.00...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1944) 24 (1): 116–117.
Published: 01 February 1944
...David A. Lockmiller Copyright 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 Memoir of Walter Reed: The Yellow Fever Episode . By Truby Albert E. with a foreword by Kean Jefferson Randolph . ( New York : Paul B. Hoeber, Inc., Medical Book Department of Harper and Brothers , 1943...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (1): 173.
Published: 01 February 1973
..., Upon the Coast of Guiana; Likewise Remarks Relating to the Creoles and Slaves of the Western Colonies, and the Indians of South America: with Occasional Hints, Regarding The Seasoning, or Yellow Fever of Hot Climates . By Pinckard George . 3 Vols. West Port, Connecticut , 1970 (1806...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (1): 63–92.
Published: 01 February 2020
... young midwesterner who, after several seminal experiments at Northwestern University concerning Rocky Mountain spotted fever, came to Mexico City in 1910 in pursuit of new research on typhus, only to die there in a matter of days of the very disease he had hoped to conquer. Ricketts was accompanied that...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 February 1992
...Marcos Cueto In Guayaquil Noguchi isolated the microorganism, which he called Leptospira icteroides , from patients who had been diagnosed with yellow fever, thereby suggesting that it was the disease-causing agent. 14 On returning to the United States with living specimens—both laboratory...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (4): 619–644.
Published: 01 November 1997
...Andrew L. Knaut 14 Thomas P. Monath, “Yellow Fever,” in Infectious Diseases: A Modern Treatise of Infectious Processes , 4th ed., ed. Paul D. Hoeprich et al. (Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1989), 795. 15 Ibid.; Margaret Humphreys, Yellow Fever and the South (New Brunswick: Rutgers Univ...
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Published: 01 November 1997
FIGURE 2: Yellow Fever Admissions, Hospital de San Sebastián, Veracruz, 1803 Source: ABH-V, caja 67, fols. 6–7. FIGURE 2:. Yellow Fever Admissions, Hospital de San Sebastián, Veracruz, 1803. / Source: ABH-V, caja 67, fols. 6–7. More
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Published: 01 November 1997
FIGURE 1: Yellow Fever Transmission in Latin America Source: Adapted from Slosek, “Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes,” 250; and Monath, “Yellow Fever: Victor, Victoria? ” 30. FIGURE 1:. Yellow Fever Transmission in Latin America. / Source: Adapted from Slosek, “Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes,” 250; and More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 564–565.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Jonathan D. Ablard Cold War, Deadly Fevers: Malaria Eradication in Mexico, 1955 – 1975 . By Cueto Marcos . Washington, DC : Woodrow Wilson Center Press , 2007 . Photographs. Tables. Notes. Biliography. Index . xvi , 264 pp. Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 In...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (3): 537–538.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Don M. Coerver Fevered Measures: Public Health and Race at the Texas-Mexico Border, 1848-1942 . By Mckiernan-González John . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2012 . Photographs. Maps. Figures. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvi , 416 pp. Paper , $26.95 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (3): 445–468.
Published: 01 August 2011
... of Cuban microbiology produces new evidence about a different but related puzzle in the history of Latin American science, which Stepan tackled in a well-known article published in 1978: the forces at play in delaying for 20 years the demonstration of the mosquito theory of yellow fever transmission...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (2): 373–375.
Published: 01 May 2011
... . Cloth , $90.00 . Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Mosquito Empires is a book about the power of the mosquito. More to the point, author J. R. McNeill tracks the havoc cased by the female Aedes aegypti species that transmits yellow fever and the Anopheles quadrimaculatus...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (1): 178.
Published: 01 February 1980
...Donald B. Cooper Dr. Soper’s memoirs are a useful source for the growth of international health agencies, the Rockefeller Foundation, and the modern history of yellow fever. The book might have marginal value for students of Brazilian history for the period from 1920 to 1942. Unfortunately the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (1): 139–140.
Published: 01 February 1972
... title. Although the author cites a fairly wide array of secondary sources, and some few manuscripts, he offers little depth about the Marquis of Montebelo, or the sanitary campaign which Montebelo organized in 1691 to fight an epidemic of yellow fever. As for mascates , the word is scarcely used after...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (3): 439–541.
Published: 01 August 1965
...Duvon C. Corbitt * The author is Professor of History at Asbury College. Copyright 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 A ugust 20 of this year marks the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Carlos Juan Finlay, the Cuban physician whose pioneer work on yellow fever made possible...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (2): 370.
Published: 01 May 1973
... from 1947 to 1959, played a major role in the eradication of yellow fever and malaria in many parts of the world. This volume, which was originally published in English in 1970, contains material on Soper and his colleagues’ battles against infectious disease from 1924 to 1967. Many of the articles...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (4): 718–720.
Published: 01 November 2010
... challenge the centrality of Rockefeller to Mexican public health. Carrillo refutes scholars who credit Rockefeller with initiating campaigns against yellow fever, stressing the insights of Carlos Finlay and Mexico’s participation in international public health efforts. Mexico modernized its public health...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (3): 339–376.
Published: 01 August 1995
... were threatened. Subscriptions to essential scientific journals that published current research lapsed. By 1951, no staff member was competent to handle routine yellow fever control; and a youthful staff, interested in research but lacking other skills, was vulnerable to political pressures. Meanwhile...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (3): 593–594.
Published: 01 August 1984
... impeccable scholarship that will make better known one of the world’s great collections on medical history. One might, however, have wished for a more useful index. If an investigator is interested in a particular disease, such as yellow fever or smallpox, he will find no reference in the index to either one...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (3): 469–502.
Published: 01 August 2011
... transmitted by large biting insects ( triatomas , called barbeiros in Portuguese), which conceal themselves in the cracked mud walls of the flimsy houses of the poor, coming out at night to feed on blood. The infection causes an initial acute fever; but later, in a percentage of those infected, there...