J.P. Shannon

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J.P. Shannon

Ancient Sanitation [Summary only]

Roman and Romano British

TDGNHAS Series II, 19 (1906-07), 169(WARNING large file size: 8.84 MB)


In this paper Mr Shannon gave a succinct historical review of sanitation from its earliest practice, referring to the early ordinances relating to health recorded in sacred and profane works. He pointed out the great work done by the Romans, as revealed b