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The Resource An American plague : the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793, by Jim Murphy

An American plague : the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793, by Jim Murphy

Label
An American plague : the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793
Title
An American plague
Title remainder
the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793
Statement of responsibility
by Jim Murphy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Awards note
Newbery Honor book
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murphy, Jim
Dewey number
614.5/41/097481109033
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA644.Y4
LC item number
M875 2003
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yellow fever
  • Pennsylvania
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
An American plague : the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793, by Jim Murphy
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hm031/2002151355.html
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
No one noticed -- "All was not right" -- Church bells tolling -- Confusion, distress, and utter desolation -- "It was our duty" -- The prince of bleeders -- "By twelve only" -- "This unmerciful enemy" -- "A delicate situation" -- Improvements and the public gratitude -- "A modern-day time bomb."
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
165 p.
Isbn
9780395776087
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002-151355
Note
  • Newbery honor book, 2004
  • Sibert award, 2004
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm50958941
Label
An American plague : the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793, by Jim Murphy
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hm031/2002151355.html
Publication
Contents
No one noticed -- "All was not right" -- Church bells tolling -- Confusion, distress, and utter desolation -- "It was our duty" -- The prince of bleeders -- "By twelve only" -- "This unmerciful enemy" -- "A delicate situation" -- Improvements and the public gratitude -- "A modern-day time bomb."
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
165 p.
Isbn
9780395776087
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002-151355
Note
  • Newbery honor book, 2004
  • Sibert award, 2004
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm50958941

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