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  • From the time of Hippocrates onwards the malarial or periodical fevers have engaged the attention of innumerable observers, who have suggested various theories of causation, and have sometimes anticipated - vaguely, indeed, but with surprising accuracy - the results of modern research; but the true nature of the disease remained in doubt until the closing years of the 19th century.
  • Besides many contributions to periodical literature he wrote,.
  • In the editorial control of this periodical he was associated with Jared Sparks and Edward T.
  • C. Poggendorff, thus starting the series of that scientific periodical which is familiarly cited as Wied.
  • The necessary and immediate results of such periodical changes of pressure are winds, which, speaking generally, blow from the area of greatest to that of least pressure - subject, however, to certain modifications of direction, arising from the absolute motion of the whole body of the air due to the revolution of the earth on its axis from west to east.
 

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