1921
Volume 10, Issue 1
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645
USD

Abstract

While Doctor Hoeppli was Professor of Parasitology at the Peking Union Medical College from 1930 to 1952, he and his Chinese associates gathered material on parasitological subjects from early Chinese medical books and European literature and published several papers in Chinese journals. While he was Visiting Professor of Parasitology at the University of Malaya in Singapore from 1952 to 1958 he extended his historical studies to the islands of the Southwest Pacific and published several papers in the . The present book is a series of loosely connected essays which includes not only reprintings of these papers, usually with alterations, but also chapters and sections on similar subjects from other eastern and western countries and civilizations from ancient times to the middle of the seventeenth century.

The author presents much of the material in its original form as quotations from original texts. The Chinese quotations are in the Chinese written characters with English translations.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.1961.10.114
1961-01-01
2017-09-24
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.1961.10.114
Loading

Most Cited This Month

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error