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Medicine, Health and the Public Sphere in Britain, 1600-2000 (Studies in the Social History of Medicine)

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The Public Health Act comprehensively encompassed housing, sewage and drainage, water supply and contagious diseases and provided Britain with the most extensive public health system in the. ‎Over the last century, identity as an avenue of inquiry has become both an academic growth industry and a problematic category of historical analysis.

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