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Author Keith, Jeanette.

Title Fever season : the story of a terrifying epidemic and the people who saved a city / Jeanette Keith.

Imprint New York : Bloomsbury Press, 2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    614.54109 KEI    Available
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 261 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Bluff City Panorama -- Yellow Jack -- Siege -- The Destroying Angel -- The Arithmetic of Sorrow -- A Contagion of Kindness -- Lost Graves -- After the Fever -- Epilogue.
Subject Yellow fever -- Tennessee -- Memphis -- History -- 19th century.
Epidemics -- Social aspects -- Tennessee -- Memphis -- History -- 19th century.
Medical personnel -- Tennessee -- Memphis -- Biography.
Journalists -- Tennessee -- Memphis -- Biography.
Memphis (Tenn.) -- Biography.
Memphis (Tenn.) -- History -- 19th century.
Memphis (Tenn.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
ISBN 9781608192229 (alk. paper)
1608192229 (alk. paper)

 
    
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