How far did John Snow change ideas about the prevention of disease?
In this lesson you will learn how John Snow challenged 19th century beliefs about the causes of cholera. You will discover the experiment he took and how the British government responded to his discovery. You will consider whether John Snow changed ideas about how to prevent cholera.
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