"Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--T.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Cholera in Russia -- Empire of germs -- Cholera and medicine -- Saratov on the eve of the epidemic -- City on the Volga -- Sites of infection -- Migrants, peasants, sailors -- Local authorities and public health -- Cholera in Saratov, 1892 -- Government and epidemic : the arrival -- City and epidemic : the response -- People and epidemic : the riots -- Sanitised politics and the politics of medicine -- Miasma and urban renewal -- Cholera and Saratov's doctors -- The revival of cholera : 1904-1914 -- The government and cholera, 1904-1914 -- Local authority in crisis : cholera in Saratov, 1904-1914 -- Conclusion: Saratov, cholera, and the Empire.
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