Bid the Sickness Cease: Disease in the History of Black Africa by Oliver Ransford

1st Edition

Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket: Near Fine. 1983. John Murry Publishers. 1st Edition, 1st printing

A history of how diseases impacted the evolution of Africa in the 19th century, weakenin their resistance to European conquest, and a look at the diseases themselves.