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Author Risse, Guenter B., 1932-
Title Driven by fear : epidemics and isolation in San Francisco's house of pestilence / Guenter B. Risse.
Imprint Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 2016.

Author Risse, Guenter B., 1932-
Series History of emotions
History of emotions.
Subject Epidemics -- California -- San Francisco -- History.
Prejudices -- California -- San Francisco -- History.
Plague -- California -- San Francisco -- History.
Epidemics -- history.
Plague -- history.
Prejudice -- history.
History, 19th Century.
History, 20th Century.
San Francisco.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
History.
Add Title History of Emotions
Description 1 online resource (xiii. 298 pages) : illustrations.
Contents Foreword / by Peter N. Stearns -- Introduction -- Domains of contagion and confinement -- Framing "loathsome" diseases -- Tides of inertia and neglect -- Location : not in my backyard -- Banished : sojourns of the damned -- Belle of California's Molokai -- War minders : custodians and caregivers -- Hope for cures : nature or science -- Modern isolation : humanizing castaways -- Epilogue.
Note English.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780252097959 (eBook)
0252097955 (eBook)
025203984X
9780252039843
0252081382
9780252081385
OCLC # 994604481
Additional Format Print version: Risse, Guenter B., 1932- Driven by fear. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 2016 9780252039843 (DLC) 2015955035 (OCoLC)907966256