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More deadly than war : the hidden history of the Spanish flu and the First World War / Kenneth C. Davis.

By: Davis, Kenneth C [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, [2018]Edition: First edition.Description: 291 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781250145123; 1250145120.Subject(s): Influenza Epidemic (1918-1919) | World War (1914-1918) | Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919 -- Social aspects -- Juvenile literature | Influenza -- Patients -- Anecdotes -- Juvenile literature | World War, 1914-1918 -- Juvenile literature | World War, 1914-1918 | Influenza | Epidemics | Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919 | Influenza -- History -- 20th century | World War, 1914-1918 -- Health aspects | Communicable diseases -- History | Epidemiology -- History | Social aspects | JUVENILE NONFICTION / Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries | JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Military & Wars | JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Disasters | 1914-1919Genre/Form: Nonfiction. | Anecdotes. | Juvenile works. | Nonfiction.DDC classification: 614.5/1809041
Contents:
Introduction : 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 -- Afterword : relapse?
Summary: "A nonfiction account of one of the most deadly outbreaks of disease in human history--the Spanish Flu"-- Provided by publisher.
List(s) this item appears in: Plague and Pandemic March 20
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Ages 10-14.

"A nonfiction account of one of the most deadly outbreaks of disease in human history--the Spanish Flu"-- Provided by publisher.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction : 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 -- Afterword : relapse?

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