Table of contents for Health, medicine, and the sea : Australian voyages, c.1815-1860 / Katherine Foxhall.

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Introduction * Problems of departure * Steaming ships Voyage I: Eliza Baldwinson * Geographies of the tropical Atlantic * Such concealed mischief: scurvy and imprisonment * Trust and authority below the hatches Voyage II: Henry Wellings * From emigrants to immigrants: quarantine and the colony * Conclusion * Bibliography * Index

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Penal transportation -- Australia -- History -- 19th century.
Prisoners -- Transportation -- Medical care -- History -- 19th century.
Convict ships -- Health aspects.
Prisoners -- Health and hygiene.
Prisoners -- Australia -- History -- 19th century.
Naval Medicine -- history -- Australia.
Naval Medicine -- history -- Great Britain.
History, 19th Century -- Australia.
History, 19th Century -- Great Britain.
Oceans and Seas -- Australia.
Oceans and Seas -- Great Britain.
Prisoners -- history -- Australia.
Prisoners -- history -- Great Britain.
Transients and Migrants -- history -- Australia.
Transients and Migrants -- history -- Great Britain.
Travel Medicine -- history -- Australia.
Travel Medicine -- history -- Great Britain.