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When plague strikes

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When plague strikes : the Black Death, smallpox, AIDS

Giblin, James.

New York : HarperCollins, c1995.

xii, 212 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Details the stories of the three most serious and damaging diseases in history: the Black Death, smallpox, and AIDS.

Reading Level: 6.4

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ISBN:

0060258640 (lib. bdg.) : $14.89 ($19.89 Can.)

ISBN:

0060258543

LC Call No:

RA644.P7 G53 1995

Dewey Class No:

614.4/9 20

Author:

Giblin, James.

Title:

When plague strikes : the Black Death, smallpox, AIDS / by James Cross Giblin ; woodcuts by David Frampton.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : HarperCollins, c1995.

Physical:

xii, 212 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-204) and index.

Summary:

Details the stories of the three most serious and damaging diseases in history: the Black Death, smallpox, and AIDS.

Subject:

Diseases--History.

Subject:

Epidemics--History.

Subject:

AIDS (Disease)--History.

Subject:

Smallpox--History.

Subject:

Plague--History.

AE:PersName:

Frampton, David, ill.

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505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  Out of the East -- Between two raging fires -- Looking for scapegoats -- A changed world -- The plague returns -- The mysterious death of a Pharaoh -- Smallpox conquers the New World -- Inoculation : godsend or danger? -- Dr. Jenner's marvelous vaccine -- The end of smallpox? -- A mysterious new disease -- Frustrations and fears -- One mystery is solved -- An actor named Rock -- A normal happy teenager -- Losses and memorials -- No end in sight.
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