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January 12, 1901

Tropical Diseases. A Manual of the Diseases of Warm Climates.

JAMA. 1901;XXXVI(2):123. doi:10.1001/jama.1901.02470020051035

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This manual of diseases of warm climates is handy, compact and concise, and yet appears to contain everything essential for an efficient working knowledge of the diseases of our warmer regions. The chapters on malaria are clear and lucid, and moreover interesting from the fact that Manson first formulated the mosquito-malaria theory, subsequently apparently demonstrated by Ross and MacCallum. The author's scientific turn of mind is apparent in every chapter.

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