Havana Fever

Mario Conde, a former police detective turned second-hand book dealer, finds a magazine clipping about a singer from the 1950s, Violeta del Rio, and begins to investigate her mysterious retirement.

Author: Leonardo Padura

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Mario Conde, a former police detective turned second-hand book dealer, finds a magazine clipping about a singer from the 1950s, Violeta del Rio, and begins to investigate her mysterious retirement.

Report on the Etiology and Prevention of Yellow Fever

122 . Kidney kept 48 hours in an antiseptic wrapping . Case 1 , Havana , 1828 .
123 . Liver kept 48 hours in an antiseptic wrapping . Case 8 , Havana , 1889 . 124
. Liver kept 48 hours iu an antiseptic wrapping . Case 13 , Havana , 1889 . 125 .

Author: George Miller Sternberg

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Report on Epidemic Cholera and Yellow Fever in the Army of the United States During the Year 1867

June 2d , American steamship Liberty , Havana , sugar and May 2d , American
schooner Lottie Weims , Tampico , fruit . molasses . May 2d , American schooner
Electric , Balize , ballast . June 3d , British schooner Andromala , Havana , sugar
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Report on Epidemic Cholera and Yellow Fever in the Army of the United States

May 3d , Spanish brig Amabah Teresa , Havana , ballast . May 6th , American
schooner Haonta , Cardinas , sugar and molasses . May 6th , American schooner
Prince of Wales , Matanzas , ballast . May 9th , American schooner John Crocker
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House Documents Otherwise Publ as Executive Documents

Map of Havana and its harbor Map of Havana , its harbor , and suburbs . Map of
Caba . Map of limits of yellow fever in United States . Map of the so - called "
yellow - fever zone . " Introduction , with official instructions . List of contributors
and ...

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Gaillard s Medical Journal

In order that the correctness of my statements may be tested , I forward you a
copy of the report of the Havana yellow fever commission . Yours very truly ,
SANFORD E . CHAILLE , M . D . , President of Havana Yellow Fever Commission
of the ...

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Charleston Medical Journal and Review

22—Anderson: Combahee; fever and ague; chill every night at 8 o'clock. Mar. 18
–Hoffman: returned with fever and chills. “ 31—Connell: Key West; chill; one chill
after two doses of cinchonia. Apl. 14—Long: Havana; Fever Remmittent; ...

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Yellow fever v 2

The disease thus produced continued on board during the passage to St.
Domingo, and therefore could not have depended on a cause existing in the
harbour or city of the Havana, for in that event it would have ceased soon after
the vessel ...

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Yellow Fever Considered in Its Historical Pathological Etiological and Therapeutical Relations

... and therefore could not have depended on a cause existing in the harbour or
city of the Havana , for in that event it would have ceased soon after the vessel
put to sea . It increased at Port au Prince , and as the fever was not prevailing
there ...

Author: René La Roche

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Public Health

FEVER. AT. HAVANA . BY DANIEL M . BURGESS , M . D . , Havana , Cuba . The
remarks and observations which are ... That the crews of vessels contract yellow
fever at Havana is a fact as apparent as the truth that scores of their numbers die
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Journal

The main hospital into of Havana, in constantly supplying one and the other with
storesto tionably is constantly ... mean Spanish time), H. yellow fever obtains in
all the military and naval hospitals of thei ducer and distributer of yellow fever,
and ...

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The Sanitarian

This charge is absolutely false , ports every week of the number of deaths in
since these certificates were furnished gratuit - Havana by yellow fever . ously ,
and never was one cent charged by any The following three tables of yellow
fever ...

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Reports and Recommendations Together with the Messages of the President and the Letters of the Secretary of State Transmitting the Same to Congress

This line has been continued for more than three years past , notwithstanding the
yellow - fever epidemics , which shows ... the health officer of the United States
Marine Hospital Service at Havana , is subject to discharge , no matter if he is the
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Travelling about over new and old ground by lady M A Barker

In spite of such strong inducements to remain and explore , they were obliged to
decide on a sudden and speedy departure for Havana . Fever was very prevalent
at Uxmal after the heavy rains , which were just over , and Mr. Catherwood was ...

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International Record of Medicine and General Practice Clinics

Should any case of fever of any description occur on any vessel of this line after
leaving the port of Havana , it must be promptly rePrecautions against the
Importation of Disease from the West Inported by the captain of such vessel on
his ...

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Dictionary of National Biography

... and part of the expedition against Havana in Barton returned to England in the
flagship June and July , during a great ... broken down by ward Islands , brought
home a large convoy the Havana fever , did not permit him to in August 1758 .

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Results Obtaned in Havana from the Destruction of the Stegomyia Fasciata Infected by Yellow Fever

I go over this ground to show that the causes which have made yellow fever
disappear from other cities , in all latitudes of the Western Hemisphere , cannot
occur in Havana . The statistics of yellow fever for Havana , as far back as we
have ...

Author: William Crawford Gorgas

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Report

Havana , Do. Matanzas , Havana , Vera Cruz , Matanzas , Havana , Do. Do. 28
30 30 30 24 25 25 27 27 27 27 29 29 4 4 8 12 18 20 22 24 66 S1 ... Small Pox ,
Bilious Fever , Yellow Fever , Internittent Fever , Bilious Yellow Pleurisy , None ,
Do.

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Laws and ordinances relating to health and sanitation of the city of New Orleans: 1906-1907

National Board of Health bulletin v 1 1879 80

Georgia , epidemic typho - malarial fever in . . . Hagerstown , Md . ... 239 Herrick ,
Dr . S . S . , relative to yellow fever , Water Valley , Miss . Germer , Dr . E . W . ...
226 Guiteras , Dr . John , inember Havana comunission . . Howard , Dr . E . L .

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Appletons Annual Cyclop dia and Register of Important Events of the Year

... in Havana the year previthe rich . This time the sweating - sickness last- ous (
1761 ) . ed six months , and reached its height about six From 1635 the historical
record of the visitweeks after its first appearance . ations of yellow fever becomes
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