About this book
This book is open access under a CC BY license. The narrative of 20th-century medicine is the conquering of acute infectious diseases and the rise in chronic, degenerative diseases. The history of fungal infections does not fit this picture. This book charts the path of fungal infections from the mid 19th century to the dawn of the 21st century.
Medical History history of science social and cultural history 19th and 20th century history 21st century access Britain Great Britain history history of literature infection knowledge medicine social change USA