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Typhoid Mary : an urban historical

Author: Anthony Bourdain
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Recounts the story of Mary Mallon, an immigrant cook considered responsible for the 1904 outbreak of typhoid fever in Oyster Bay, Long Island, and describes her attempts to escape capture and institutionalization.
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Genre/Form: History
Biographies
Named Person: Typhoid Mary; Typhoid Mary; Typhoid Mary
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Bourdain
ISBN: 1582341389 9781582341385 1582341338 9781582341330
OCLC Number: 45750337
Description: 148 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: by Anthony Bourdain.

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Recounts the story of Mary Mallon, an immigrant cook considered responsible for the 1904 outbreak of typhoid fever in Oyster Bay, Long Island, and describes her attempts to escape capture and institutionalization.

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"Investing a tragic tale with a new twist, Bourdain plays historical detective, providing an entertaining and suspenseful evocation of turn-of-the-century New York." --Booklist"[Bourdain] presents Read more...

 
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