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Agents of Apocalypse:
Epidemic Disease in the Colonial Philippines
Ken De Bevoise

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Preface
Acknowledgments
Map of Asia and the East Indies, 18752
Map of Philippine Provinces and Principal Islands, 18904
Introduction: Dimensions of the Crisis6
Ch. 1Probability of Contact17
Ch. 2Susceptibility45
Ch. 3Venereal Disease: Evolution of a Social Problem69
Ch. 4Smallpox: Failure of the Health Care System94
Ch. 5Beriberi: Fallout from Cash Cropping118
Ch. 6Malaria: Disequilibrium in the Total Environment142
Ch. 7Cholera: The Island World as an Epidemiological Unit164
Conclusion: Intervention and Disease185
Abbreviations Used in the Notes191
Notes193
Bibliography247
Index267

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