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

Auteur: Jim Murphy
Uitgever: New York : Clarion Books, ©2003.
Editie/Formaat:   Print book : Lagere school : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
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It's 1793, and there's an invisible killer roaming the streets of Philadelphia. The city's residents are fleeing in fear. This killer has a name--yellow fever--but everything else about it is a mystery. Its cause is unknown and there is no cure. This powerful dramatic account by award-winning author Jim Murphy traces the devastating course of the epidemic. An American Plague offers a fascinating glimpse into the  Meer lezen...
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Genre/Vorm: Juvenile materials
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Genre: Lagere school
Soort document: Boek
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Jim Murphy
ISBN: 0395776082 9780395776087
OCLC-nummer: 50958941
Onderscheidingen: Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Honor, 2004.
Newbery Honor Book, 2004.
Beschrijving: 165 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Inhoud: 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."
Verantwoordelijkheid: by Jim Murphy.
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It's 1793, and there's an invisible killer roaming the streets of Philadelphia. The city's residents are fleeing in fear. This killer has a name--yellow fever--but everything else about it is a mystery. Its cause is unknown and there is no cure. This powerful dramatic account by award-winning author Jim Murphy traces the devastating course of the epidemic. An American Plague offers a fascinating glimpse into the conditions in American cities at the time of our nation's birth while drawing thought-provoking parallels to modern-day epidemics. --

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