Yellow jack : : how yellow fever ravaged America and Walter Reed discovered its deadly secrets

Title Yellow jack : : how yellow fever ravaged America and Walter Reed discovered its deadly secrets
Names Pierce, John R.
Writer, Jim.
Writer, Jim, 1958-
Book Number BR017082
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Traces yellow fever's history and impact in America since the seventeenth century. Chronicles the efforts of army major and physician Walter Reed and the U.S. Army Yellow Fever Board beginning in 1900 to research the cause, spread, and control of this acute viral hemorrhagic disease and ultimately banish it. 2005.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
Medicine & Health - MED
Medicine - Specific Conditions - MES
History, United States - HUS
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Braille Book Review, Nov-Dec 2007 - B607
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Yellow fever - History
Call Number 614.5410973 ANF
Language English
Released 2005
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2005 (Braille International, Inc., transcribing agency. Braille International, Inc., distributor.)
Original Publication Reproduction of: Hoboken, NJ : J. Wiley, c2005.
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