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The Great Hill Stations of Asia

The Great Hill Stations of Asia( )
Author: Crossette, Barbara
Publication Date:May 1999
Publisher:Basic Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.00
Book Description:

For the European and later the American colonial soldier, the civil administrator and his clerk, the merchant, the missionary, and the families who followed them east of Suez, daily life was less a matter of advancing the glory of God or empire than a battle for survival against sunstroke, dysentery, cholera, malaria, and a host of other unnamed deadly fevers as well as little-examined, vague indispositions that in hindsight would probably be diagnosed as clinical symptoms of...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Reference / Directories
Travel / Asia / General
Travel / Food, Lodging & Transportation / Resorts & Spas
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.031 x 7.878 x 0.624 Inches
Book Weight:0.616 Pounds

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