Horrors of History

Horrors of History

People of the Plague

eBook - 2014
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Well-researched and rich with ghastly details, this third historical fiction novel in the Horrors of History series is based on the great influenza epidemic of 1918. Actual and fictionalized victims and survivors, like the young, heroic Barium and the concerned, wise Doctor Wilmer Krusen, help weave together a gripping account of how Philadelphia coped with the outbreak.
Publisher: [United States] : Charlesbridge : Made available through hoopla, 2014
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: hoopla digital
Alternative Title: People of the plague
ISBN: 9781607345428


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LMcShaneCLE May 30, 2015

Fictional account of real-life horror story - the Great Influenza epidemic of 1918. Good to read with Laurie Anderson's Fever 1793 - which also takes place in Philadelphia.


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