Conquest of Epidemic Disease (Paperback)

By Charles-Edward Winslow

University of Wisconsin Press, 9780299082444, 424pp.

Publication Date: July 15, 1980



The Conquest of Epidemic Disease, Charles- Edward Amory Winslow's classic study in the history of medicine and public health, returns to print in this attractive paperback edition for students, scholars, and practitioners.

About the Author

Charles-Edward Amory Winslow (1977 1957) spent the greater part of his long and distinguished career at the Yale Medical School, where he was Anna M. R. Lauder Professor of Public Health until his retirement in 1945. He was the author of hundreds of articles and more than twenty books, including the present work, which was originally published in 1943 by the Princeton University Press."