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Author Crosby, Molly Caldwell.

Title Asleep : the forgotten epidemic that remains one of medicine's greatest mysteries / Molly Caldwell Crosby.

Publication Info. New York : Berkley Books, 2010.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  362.19684 CRO    AVAILABLE
 Joliet Twp HS SD 204 - West Campus Adult Non-Fiction - JWHB-1  614.49 CROSBY    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  362.1968 CRO    AVAILABLE
 Princeton PL Adult Non-Fiction - PRGG-2  362.196849 CRO    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-1  362.1968 CRO    AVAILABLE
 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction - SEBB-3  362.196 CROSBY    AVAILABLE
 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor - SYLY-12  362.1968498 CRO    AVAILABLE
 Yorkville PL Adult Non-Fiction - YKBB-4  362.1968 CRO    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description x, 291 pages : [16] pages of plates ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents An epidemic begins -- Constantin von Economo -- The London outbreak -- The New York outbreak -- Ruth -- The neurologist -- The medical investigators -- Adam -- Smith Ely Jelliffe -- The alienist -- Only the beginning -- Jessie -- 1925 -- A two-headed beast -- Madness -- Rosie -- The Neurological Institute -- The Matheson Commission -- Josephine B. Neal -- Vaccine trials -- Sylvia -- I have seen the future -- Philip -- Gray matter -- Past or prologue?
Summary Crosby, acclaimed author of "The American Plague," explores the frightening history of a long forgotten disease--sleeping sickness--and details the frantic effort to conquer it before it strikes again.
Subject Epidemic encephalitis -- History.
Encephalitis, Arbovirus -- epidemiology -- Europe -- Case Reports.
Encephalitis, Arbovirus -- epidemiology -- United States -- Case Reports.
Encephalitis, Arbovirus -- history -- Europe -- Case Reports.
Encephalitis, Arbovirus -- history -- United States -- Case Reports.
Disease Outbreaks -- history -- Europe -- Case Reports.
Disease Outbreaks -- history -- United States -- Case Reports.
History, 20th Century -- Europe -- Case Reports.
History, 20th Century -- United States -- Case Reports.
Added Title Forgotten epidemic that remains one of medicine's greatest mysteries
ISBN 9780425225707
0425225704

 
    
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