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Influenza 1918

Author: Robert KennerDavid G McCulloughLinda HuntKen ChowderRobert Kenner Films.All authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, [2005, 1998]
Edition/Format:   eVideo : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Kenner; David G McCullough; Linda Hunt; Ken Chowder; Robert Kenner Films.; WGBH Educational Foundation.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); PBS Video.; VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia.
OCLC Number: 123166925
Notes: Originally broadcast in 1998.
Credits: Director of photography, Don Lenzer [and others] ; editor, Alison Ellwood ; narrator, Linda Hunt ; music, Mark Adler.
Performer(s): Series host, David McCullough.
Description: 1 streaming video file (56 min.) : digital, MP4 file, sound, color with black and white sequences
Details: Mode of access: Internet.; Online video system requirements: QuickTime 7 player (or equivalent).
Other Titles: American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: a Robert Kenner Films production for the American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by Robert Kenner ; written by Ken Chowder.

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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.

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