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More deadly than war : the hidden history of the Spanish flu and the first World War /|cKenneth C. Davis

Davis, Kenneth C., author.

New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2018.

291 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Explores how the Influenza Epidemic of 1918 intertwined with the horrors of World War I, offering insights from first-hand reports by medical professionals and survivors.

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ISBN:

9781250145123 (hbk.)

ISBN:

1250145120 (hbk.)

LC Call No:

RC150.4 .D38 2018

Dewey Class No:

614.5/1809041 23

Author:

Davis, Kenneth C., author.

Title:

More deadly than war : the hidden history of the Spanish flu and the first World War /|cKenneth C. Davis.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

291 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (pages 266-269) and index.

Summary:

Explores how the Influenza Epidemic of 1918 intertwined with the horrors of World War I, offering insights from first-hand reports by medical professionals and survivors.

Subject:

Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Influenza--History--20th century--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

World War, 1914-1918--Health aspects--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Communicable diseases--History--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Epidemiology--History--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919.

Subject:

Influenza--History--20th century.

Subject:

World War, 1914-1918--Health aspects.

Subject:

Communicable diseases--History.

Subject:

Epidemiology--History.

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505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  The purple death -- "The Yanks are coming" -- The Spanish lady -- "Blue as huckleberries and spitting blood" -- "Over the top": a brief history of World War I -- "Over there": The first wave - spring-summer 1918 -- "Obey the laws and wear the gauze": the second wave - autumn 1918 -- The world turned upside down -- Peace and plague -- Back to Brevig Mission -- Relapse? -- Miasmas, microbes, and mosquitoes: a brief history and time line of disease and medicine -- Preventing the flu: advice from the CDC.
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