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An American plague : the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793

Murphy, Jim, 1947-

New York : Clarion Books, c2003.

165 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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ISBN:

0395776082 : $17.00

LC Call No:

RA644.Y4 M875 2003

Dewey Class No:

614.5/41/097481109033 21

Author:

Murphy, Jim, 1947-

Title:

An American plague : the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793 / by Jim Murphy.

Publisher:

New York : Clarion Books, c2003.

Physical:

165 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-153) and index.

Subject:

Yellow fever--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--History--18th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Yellow fever--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--History--18th century.

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505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  No one noticed -- "All was not right" -- Church bells tolling -- Confusion, distress, and utter desolation -- "It was our duty" -- The prince of bleeders -- "By twelve only" -- "This unmerciful enemy" -- "A delicate situation" -- Improvements and the public gratitude -- "A modern-day time bomb."
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