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The great influenza : the epic story of the deadliest plague in history

Author: John M Barry
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats
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At the height of WWI, history's most lethal influenza virus erupted in an army camp in Kansas, moved east with American troops, then exploded, killing as many as 100 million people worldwide. This  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John M Barry
ISBN: 9780143036494 0143036491
OCLC Number: 456836961
Notes: Previous edition: New York: Viking, 2004.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: John M. Barry.

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