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Overview Series - Epidemics

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Published by Lucent Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Body & health,
  • Medicine & nursing,
  • Health & Daily Living - Diseases,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books - Young Adult Fiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • General,
  • Epidemics,
  • Epidemiology,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children"s Books - Young Adult

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesOverview Series
    The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9337444M
    ISBN 101560064412
    ISBN 109781560064411

    Yellow fever appeared in the U.S. in the late 17th century. The deadly virus continued to strike cities, mostly eastern seaports and Gulf Coast cities, for the next two hundred years, killing.


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