The Poor and the Dead: Socioeconomic Status and Mortality in the U.S., 1850-1860
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- N3 - Economic History - - Labor and Consumers, Demography, Education, Health, Welfare, Income, Wealth, Religion, and Philanthropy
- I1 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health
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