The American Plague : The Untold Story of Yellow Fever, the Epidemic That Shaped Our History (1ST)

The American Plague : The Untold Story of Yellow Fever, the Epidemic That Shaped Our History (1ST)

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  • 製本 Hardcover:ハードカバー版/ページ数 308 p.
  • 言語 ENG,ENG
  • 商品コード 9780425212028
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Table of Contents

Author's Note                                      vii
PROLOGUE: A House Boarded Shut 1 (4)
PART ONE: The American Plague 5 (10)
PART TWO: Memphis, 1878 15 (76)
CHAPTER 1: Carnival 17 (13)
CHAPTER 2: Bright Canary Yellow 30 (7)
CHAPTER 3: The Doctors 37 (12)
CHAPTER 4: A City of Corpses 49 (10)
CHAPTER 5: The Destroying Angel 59 (15)
CHAPTER 6: Greatly Exaggerated 74 (7)
CHAPTER 7: The Havana Commission 81 (6)
CHAPTER 8: Reparations 87 (4)
PART THREE: Cuba, 1900 91 (118)
CHAPTER 9: A Splendid Little War 93 (6)
CHAPTER 10: Siboney 99 (8)
CHAPTER 11: An Unlikely Hero 107(13)
CHAPTER 12: A Meeting of Minds 120(11)
CHAPTER 13: The Yellow Fever Commission 131(9)
CHAPTER 14: Insects 140(10)
CHAPTER 15: Vivisection 150(3)
CHAPTER 16: Did the Mosquito Do It? 153(8)
CHAPTER 17: Guinea Pig No. 1 161(6)
CHAPTER 18: Camp Lazear 167(17)
CHAPTER 19: A New Century 184(2)
CHAPTER 20: Blood 186(5)
CHAPTER 21: The Etiology of Yellow Fever 191(2)
CHAPTER 22: Retribution 193(10)
CHAPTER 23: The Mosquito 203(6)
PART FOUR: United States, Present Day 209(26)
CHAPTER 24: Epidemic 211(5)
CHAPTER 25: A Return to Africa 216(8)
CHAPTER 26: The Vaccine 224(6)
CHAPTER 27: History Repeats Itself 230(5)
EPILOGUE: Elmwood 235(5)
Acknowledgments 240(4)
Notes 244(39)
Selected Bibliography 283(14)
Index 297