Describes the history of smallpox in the Americas, covering the arrival of the Spanish as carriers, its spread throughout the New World, the development of the smallpox vaccine, the elimination of the disease, and its potential use as a terrorist weapon.They were sitting ducks whenever smallpox sailed into port with the Europeans and Africans. And this ... This broadside, entitled A Brief rule to guide the Common-People of New-England How to order themselves and theirs in the Small Pocks, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Smallpox in the New World|
|Author||:||Stephanie True Peters|
|Publisher||:||Marshall Cavendish - 2005|