An American plague the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793

Title An American plague the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793
Names Murphy, Jim.
Book Number DB057418
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Describes the horrific events in Philadelphia in 1793 when citywide illness prevented Congress from convening. Thousands of people were dying, many unattended, and physicians of the time were unsure of the cause or treatment of the yellow-fever outbreak. For grades 6-9. Sibert Award. 2003.
Narrator Kane, Mary.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
Juvenile Book - JU
History - HST
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Award-Winning Children's Books - AWJ
Audience Notes Female narrator.
For grades 6-9.
Award winner.
LC Subject Yellow fever - Pennsylvania - Philadelphia - History - 18th century - Juvenile literature
Pennsylvania - History - 1775-1865 - Juvenile literature
Call Number j614.541097481109033 JNF
Language English
Released 2003
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2003 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Clarion Books, c2003.
This item is currently in your Book Basket.