Making of a Tropical Disease Named One of the Best History Books of the Past 20 Years

Reviews in History has named Dept. Chair Randall Packard's The Making of a Tropical Disease: A Short History of Malaria (JHUP, 2007) one of the most significant and or influential history books of the last twenty years: http://blog.history.ac.uk/2016/12/reviews-in-history-20th-anniversary-special-part-1/. Reviews also provides a fresh look at The Making of a Tropical Disease, noting that it was "Packard’s political economy approach that stood out as a timely and welcome contribution to understanding historical successes and failures regarding malaria."

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Making of a Tropical Disease