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An atlas of Victorian mortality / Robert Woods & Nicola Shelton.

by Woods, Robert; Shelton, Nicola.
Liverpool, England Liverpool University Press, 1997Description: 165 p., [2] folded leaves of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 31 cm.ISBN: 0853235325 (hbk.).Subject(s): mortality | diseases | death | 19th century | Victorian EnglandDDC classification: 614.5
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The first detailed description of the geography of mortality in Victorian England and Wales using 614 districts to chart variations and changes in principal causes of death from 1860s - 1890s, especially dealing with infant and childhood mortality, early adult deaths, maternal mortality and death in old age.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 158-162) and index.

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