The Germ of an Idea: Contagionism, Religion, and Society in Britain, 1660-1730 [Book review]
The University of Chicago Press
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Fransen, S. (2017). The Germ of an Idea: Contagionism, Religion, and Society in Britain, 1660-1730 [Book review]. ISIS, 108 (4), 896-897. https://doi.org/10.1086/695740
This well-documented book on the history of medicine in the context of religion, politics, and society in early modern England represents an important contribution to the current existing literature in the field. The extensive notes and the bibliography (with remarks as to the online availability of primary sources) are in themselves useful resources.
External DOI: https://doi.org/10.1086/695740
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