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The Resource Fatal Fever

Fatal Fever

Label
Fatal Fever
Title
Fatal Fever
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Subject
Summary
Learn about the 1907 outbreak of typhoid fever and "Typhoid Mary" in this book perfect to share with young readers interested in a historical perspective of the Covid-19/Coronavirus pandemic that is gripping the world today. This engrossing story reveals the facts behind Mary Mallon, a hardworking Irish cook hired by several of New York’s well-to-do families, who ultimately came to be known as "Typhoid Mary". Read how Mary unwittingly spread deadly bacteria, the ways an epidemiologist discovered her trail of infection, and how the health department ultimately decided her fate. Young readers will be on the edges of their seats wondering what happened to Mary and the innocent typhoid victims. The book includes a glossary, timeline, list of well-known typhoid sufferers and victims, further resource section, author's note, and source notes
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Jarrow, Gail
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Health & Fitness
  • Science
  • History
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
Label
Fatal Fever
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:2103904b-2884-459d-930c-1f31fe150b0d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781629790602
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Fatal Fever
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:2103904b-2884-459d-930c-1f31fe150b0d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781629790602
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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