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Governing SystemsModernity and the Making of Public Health in England, 1830-1910$

Tom Crook

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(p.359) Selected Bibliography

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Bibliography references:

This bibliography is not exhaustive. It lists only those primary and secondary sources that have been most relevant to the construction of the argument. For more details on sources, readers are directed to the notes.

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Journal of the Royal Sanitary Institute.

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Journal of the Sanitary Institute.

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Transactions of the Sanitary Institute of Great Britain.

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