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    Ebook The Miraculous Fever–Tree BY Fiammetta Rocco – sagolfbidder.co.za I found this book to be only mildly interesting At times out was difficult to follow the timeline It jumped around a bitI also felt at times that the book was poorly writtenIt was clear that the author has done an awful lot of researchthat is admirable however I think she should have been critical in deciding which aspects to include in thebook

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    read The Miraculous Fever-Tree Ebook The Miraculous Fever–Tree BY Fiammetta Rocco – sagolfbidder.co.za characters ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ✓ Fiammetta Rocco The story of uinine is fascinating and it's told rather well here How malaria has shaped human history for a thousand years

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The Miraculous Fever-Tree summary ì eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF E which grows in the Andes Both disease and cure have an extraordinary history Malaria badly weakened the Roman Empire It killed thousands of British troops fighting Napoleon during the Walcheren raid on Holland in 1809 and many soldiers on both sides of the American Civil War It turned back many of the travellers who explored west Africa and brought the building of the Panama Canal to a standstill When after a thousand years a cure was finally found Europe's Protestants among them Oliver Cromwell who suffered badly from malaria feared it was nothingthan a Popish poison More than any pre. A wonderful history of malaria and uinine that not only explains how and why uinine was found but also how it works and how it s use has affected mankind history and even the development of medicine itself Yet in all this it reads like a fast paced detective story Worth a few evenings spent with it

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The Miraculous Fever-Tree summary ì eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Vious medicine though uinine forced physicians to change their ideas about treating illness Before long it would change the face of Western medicineUsing fresh research from the Vatican and the Indian Archives in Seville as well as hitherto undiscovered documents in Peru Fiammetta Rocco describes the ravages of the disease the uest of the three Englishmen who smuggled cinchona seeds out of South America the way uinine opened the door to Western imperial adventure in Asia Africa and beyond and why even today uinine grown in the eastern Congo still saves so many people suffering from malar. I found this book to be only mildly interesting At times out was difficult to follow the timeline It jumped around a bitI also felt at times that the book was poorly writtenIt was clear that the author has done an awful lot of researchthat is admirable however I think she should have been critical in deciding which aspects to include in thebook

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The Miraculous Fever-Tree summary ì eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF A rich and wonderful history of uinine – the cure for malariaIn the summer of 1623 ten cardinals and hundreds of their attendants engaged in electing a new Pope died from the 'mal'aria' or 'bad air' of the Roman marshes Their choice Pope Urban VIII determined that a cure should be found for the fever that was the scourge of the Mediterranean northern Europe and America and in 1631 a young Jesuit apothecarist in Peru sent to the Old World a cure that had been found in the New – where the disease was unknownThe cure was uinine an alkaloid made of the bitter red bark of the cinchona tre. Currently in Madagascar in the malaria season I picked this up with interest but little did I anticipate just how fascinating this book is The first two chapters are a bit repetitive but once you re through the Jesuit involvement it s gripping I stayed up in candle light during a power cut one of many to get to the end Highly recommended to anyone with a passing interest in malaria Enjoy

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  • 17 July 2020
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