Coverart for item
The Resource The dread disease : cancer and modern American culture, James T. Patterson

The dread disease : cancer and modern American culture, James T. Patterson

Label
The dread disease : cancer and modern American culture
Title
The dread disease
Title remainder
cancer and modern American culture
Statement of responsibility
James T. Patterson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Patterson, James T
Dewey number
362.1/96994/00973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC276
LC item number
.P38 1987eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
QZ 11 AA1
NLM item number
P3d 1987
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Public opinion
  • Attitude to Health
  • Culture
  • Neoplasms
  • United States
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Opinion publique
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Public opinion
  • United States
Label
The dread disease : cancer and modern American culture, James T. Patterson
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-322) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Prologue: The Travail of General Grant""; ""1 Cancerphobia in the Late Nineteenth Century""; ""2 The Rise of the Doctors""; ""3 The Alliance against Cancer""; ""4 The Wilderness Years""; ""5 Government Joins the Fight""; ""6 Hymns to Science and Prayers to God""; ""7 The Research Explosion""; ""8 Smoking and Cancer""; ""9 Popular Fears, Official Dreams""; ""10 The Alliance under Siege""; ""11 More Promises, More Fears""; ""Bibliographic Note""; ""Notes""; ""Index""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 380 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674041936
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)438753642
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The dread disease : cancer and modern American culture, James T. Patterson
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-322) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Prologue: The Travail of General Grant""; ""1 Cancerphobia in the Late Nineteenth Century""; ""2 The Rise of the Doctors""; ""3 The Alliance against Cancer""; ""4 The Wilderness Years""; ""5 Government Joins the Fight""; ""6 Hymns to Science and Prayers to God""; ""7 The Research Explosion""; ""8 Smoking and Cancer""; ""9 Popular Fears, Official Dreams""; ""10 The Alliance under Siege""; ""11 More Promises, More Fears""; ""Bibliographic Note""; ""Notes""; ""Index""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 380 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674041936
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)438753642
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

  • Internet ArchiveBorrow it
    300 Funston Ave, San Francisco, CA, 94118, US
    37.7823215 -122.4716373

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...