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From the Publisher"… a welcome addition to maritime and imperial history."
Paul Webb, International Journal of Maritime History
"… a fine study that will be read and admired for generations to come."
Paul Kopperman, The Journal of Southern History
"In his compelling new book, J. R. McNeill asserts that over the course of two centuries historical events in the Americas shifted on tides of fevered sweat and black vomit."
Jennifer L. Anderson, European History Quarterly
"… gives a valuable framework for understanding the biology of colonization and independence in the Americas."
Lynn A. Nelson, Florida Historical Quarterly
"… a wonderful book, as fun to read as it is thought-provoking and informative."
Molly A. Warsh, Journal of World History