Medicine in an age of commerce and empire: britain and its tropical colonies, 1660-1830

R. Johnson

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Ryan Johnson reviews Mark Harrison, Medicine in an Age of Commerce and
Empire: Britain and its Tropical Colonies, 1660–1830
(Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010), pp. x + 353, £65.00,
hardback, ISBN: 9780199577736.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)553-555
Number of pages3
JournalMedical History
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2011


  • book review
  • medicine
  • age of commerce
  • empire
  • tropical colonies
  • britain

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