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Pox Americana

The Great Smallpox Epidemic of 1775-82

Pox Americana( )
Author: Fenn, Elizabeth A.
Series title:Sutton Ser.
Publication Date:Jan 2005
Publisher:History Press Limited, The
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $29.99
Book Description:

A horrifying epidemic of smallpox was sweeping acrossNorth America when the War of Independence began, anduntil now, we have known almost nothing about it.Elizabeth Fenn is the first historian to reveal howdeeply this disease affected the outcome of the war inevery colony and the lives of everyone on the continent.Her remarkable ......

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Medical / Infectious Diseases
Medical / Epidemiology
History / United States / Revolutionary Period (1775-1800)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):12.7 x 19.8 cm
Author Biography
Fenn, Elizabeth A. (Author)

Elizabeth Fenn is the winner of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for History with her title Encounters of the Heart of te World: A History of the Mandan People.


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