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The grim reaper's road map: An atlas of mortality in Britain

Abstract:

This impressive full-colour atlas, with over 100 colour-coded and accessible maps, uniquely presents the geography of death in Britain. The first atlas published on this subject for over two decades, this book presents data from more than 14 million deaths over a 24-year period in Britain. The maps detail over 100 separate categories of cause of death, including various cancers, suicides, assault by firearms, multiple sclerosis, pneumonia, hypothermia, falls, and Parkinson's disease, and sho...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, Social Sciences, SOGE, Geography
Publisher:
Policy Press Publisher's website
Publication date:
2008-10-20
Pubs id:
pubs:647730
URN:
uri:8a218622-c152-4177-8b25-1e53a5bec66c
UUID:
uuid:8a218622-c152-4177-8b25-1e53a5bec66c
Local pid:
pubs:647730
ISBN-10:
1861348231
ISBN-13:
9781861348234

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