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

Davis, Kenneth C. (author.).
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  • 1 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria j614.518 DAV (Text) 37521530897125 AMPL Juvenile New Nonfiction Shelf Available -
Mitchell Comm. PL - Mitchell J 616.518 DAV (Text) 36823001673204 New Books Checked out 07/09/2018
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library TEEN 614.5 DAVIS (Text) 39206021538390 Teen NF In process -
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 616.518 DAVIS (Text) 30403002303758 Childrens - Non-Fiction Checked out 07/07/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250145123
  • Physical Description: 291 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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 1918 -- "Obey the laws and wear the gauze" : the second wave - Fall 1918 -- The world turned upside down -- Peace and plague : the third wave - Spring 1919 -- Back to Brevig mission -- Afterword : relapse?
Summary, etc.:
"A nonfiction account of one of the most deadly outbreaks of disease in human history--the Spanish Flu"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10-14.
Subject: Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919 > Social aspects > Juvenile literature.
Influenza > Patients > Anecdotes > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1914-1918 > Juvenile literature.

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