Very, very, very dreadful

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Very, very, very dreadful : the influenza pandemic of 1918

Marrin, Albert, author.

New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2018]

198 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm

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Examines the flu pandemic of 1918 that killed millions of people worldwide. Highlights the history of plagues as well as the science involved in the transmission and impact of the influenza pandemic of 1918. Includes maps, archival photographs, and resources for further information.

Reading Counts: Level 9.3 / 12.0 Points / 72654.

Lexile: 1040L

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ISBN:

9781101931479

LC Call No:

RC150.4 .M38 2018

Dewey Class No:

614.5/18 23

Author:

Marrin, Albert, author.

Title:

Very, very, very dreadful : the influenza pandemic of 1918 / Albert Marrin.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

198 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Citation/Refs:

Booklist Starred Reviews, 10/15/2017

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Guide, 10/2018

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly, 11/13/2017

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 12/2017

Summary:

Examines the flu pandemic of 1918 that killed millions of people worldwide. Highlights the history of plagues as well as the science involved in the transmission and impact of the influenza pandemic of 1918. Includes maps, archival photographs, and resources for further information.

Target Audience:

8.3.

Target Audience:

7-10.

Target Audience:

1040 Lexile.

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS UG 8.3 8.0 196202.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 9.3 12.0 72654.

Subject:

Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919.

Subject:

Influenza--History.

Subject:

Epidemics.

Subject:

Diseases.

Link:

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