The Butterfly Caste A Social History of Pellagra in the South

by Elizabeth W. Etheridge

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The Butterfly Caste A Social History of Pellagra in the South by Elizabeth W. Etheridge

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[Dr. Etheridge] has demonstrated in absolutely splendid fashion the usefulness and importance of the history of medicine for a deeper understanding of the economic and social development of the South in the twentieth century. At the very least she deserves a prize. -Labor History The Butterfly Caste is a medical detective story.... The author has illuminated a heretofore obscure chapter of both American social history and the history of medicine and nutrition. -Journal of American History ?Dr. Etheridge? has demonstrated in absolutely splendid fashion the usefulness and importance of the history of medicine for a deeper understanding of the economic and social development of the South in the twentieth century. At the very least she deserves a prize. -Labor History ?The Butterfly Caste is a medical detective story.... The author has illuminated a heretofore obscure chapter of both American social history and the history of medicine and nutrition.?-Journal of American History ?[Dr. Etheridge] has demonstrated in absolutely splendid fashion the usefulness and importance of the history of medicine for a deeper understanding of the economic and social development of the South in the twentieth century. At the very least she deserves a prize.?-Labor History

Book Information

ISBN: 9780837162768
Publication date: 31st July 1972
Author: Elizabeth W. Etheridge
Publisher: Greenwood Press an imprint of ABC-CLIO
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 278 pages
Categories: Diseases & disorders, Coping with illness & specific conditions, Popular medicine & health,

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