Man-Made Lakes and Human Health


Man-Made Lakes and Human Health

STANLEY, N. F.; ALPERS, M. P. (eds.)

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Topics include: mosquitoes; malaria; arboviruses, filariasis, leptospirosis, Kariba hydro-electric scheme; Aswan Dam; Ord River Dam; Ubolratama Dam; Great Central California Basin; Brokopondo; Kisumu; Kainji Dam; Volta Lake ecosystem; nutrient reactions; fish; water conservation and waterfowl; aquatic plants; freshwater molluscs; insect vector control; changing patterns of disease in the tropics; movement of people; role of World Health Organization; genetic predisposition; acquired immunity; an engineer's thoughts on attempts to control nature; irrigation in world agriculture. Author and subject indices.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Academic Press
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1975
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Near fine
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: good
  • Details:
    xvi, 495 p. 24 cm. 70 b&w maps, figures, and tables. Blue cloth hardcover in blue dustjacket. Tape residue on lower spine of jacket. Very clean inside.

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