|类型/形式：||Documentaries and Factual Films
Documentary television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Robert Kenner; Ken Chowder; Linda Hunt; Alison Ellwood; Mark Adler; Don Lenzer; Robert Kenner Films.; PBS Home Video.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
|注意：||Originally broadcast on the television series American experience in 1998.
Teacher's guide included on disc as a PDF file or via American experience website.
|制作人员：||Editor, Alison Ellwood; music, Mark Adler; cinematography, Don Lenzer ... [et al.].|
|演员：||Narrated by Linda Hunt.|
|目标对象：||MPAA rating: Not rated.|
|描述：||1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 4 3/4 in.|
|详述：||DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen presentation; stereo.|
|内容：||Sickness at Camp Devens --
A national epidemic --
The death toll rises --
Searching for a cure --
A forgotten horror.
|其他题名：||Worst epidemic in American history
American experience (Television program)
|责任：||a Robert Kenner Films production for American Experience ; produced and directed by Robert Kenner ; written by Ken Chowder.|
In the spring of 1918, an army private reported to a hospital in Kansas. He was diagnosed with the flu, an illness that doctors knew little about. By the end of WWI, America was ravaged by a flu epidemic that killed 675,000 people.