Table of Contents

  Preface vii
  The Author xii
  Acknowledgments xiii
  Glossary xv
1. Introduction 1
2. An Argentine Adventure 11
3. Lessons in Ecuador and Peru 27
4. Zaire/Congo, Irsac and Idjwi 49
5. Wildlife of Africa 67
6. The Hazards of being a Field Thyroidologist 75
7. Goroka 79
8. Views of Latin America 89
9. Across the Sahara and Beyond 101
10. African Medical Mission Stations 115
11. Crossing China 121
12. Passages through India and Nepal 135
13. Traveling in Serendip 155
14. Wandering Along The Iodine Trail 161
15. Conquest 175
16. Selected examples of progress towards Elimination of Iodine Deficiency Disorders 189
  Index 197

See also the book's Overview, Preface, Acknowledgements