Book ID: CBB001213417

In the Fever King's Preserves: Sir Charles Cameron and the Dublin Slums (2011)

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Carroll, Lydia (Author)


A. & A. Farmar


Publication Date: 2011
Physical Details: vii + 255 pp.; ill.
Language: English

In the Fever King's Preserves is the first full scale biography of Sir Charles Cameron, who waged a determined battle for reform of Dublin's tenements against the prevailing interests and attitudes of the 19th century. By the time of his death in 1921, the death rate in the city had been almost halved. Lydia Cameron's fine biography is a long overdue re-evaluation of one of the few who took seriously the public scandal of Dublin's tenements.

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Review Miller, Ian (2013) Review of "In the Fever King's Preserves: Sir Charles Cameron and the Dublin Slums". Social History of Medicine (pp. 139-140). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Roberton, J.
White, Kevin
Jones, Greta
Malcolm, Elizabeth
Geary, Laurence M.
Brunton, Deborah C.
Journals
Social History of Medicine
Dynamis: Acta Hispanica ad Medicinae Scientiarumque Historiam Illustrandam
Journal of Medical Biography
Medicina nei Secoli - Arte e Scienza
Publishers
Cierre edizioni
Routledge
Franco Angeli
International Specialized Book Services
University College Dublin Press
University of Rochester Press
Concepts
Public health
Medicine and politics
Medicine and society
Medicine
Vaccines; vaccination
Hospitals and clinics
People
Wilde, Robert Willis
Time Periods
19th century
20th century
18th century
20th century, early
21st century
17th century
Places
Ireland
Italy
Great Britain
Dublin (Ireland)
Europe
Scotland
Institutions
Royal Belfast Academical Institution
Catholic University of Ireland (Dublin)
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