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User Review  - williwhy - LibraryThing

This interesting and beautifully written book covers the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis and the efforts to figure out what was causing the disease. This brings in Walter Reed and other historic ... Read full review

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User Review  - schwager - LibraryThing

This is a very enjoyable book. The author has a narrative style that makes this topic thoroughly interesting and enjoyable to read. The one problem with this book? The section about the possible ... Read full review

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User Review  - gtownma - LibraryThing

I attended a lecture given by Molly on this book. It was a powerful slide presentation that gave me in depth information on the Yellow Fever epidemic. It made me understand the politics of Memphis and ... Read full review

Review: The American Plague: The Untold Story of Yellow Fever, the Epidemic that Shaped Our History

User Review  - Sidna - Goodreads

One of my book discussion groups is discussing this book this month. I thought the topic was too depressing, and someone in the group mentioned that it contained a lot of boring detail, so I had ... Read full review

Review: The American Plague: The Untold Story of Yellow Fever, the Epidemic that Shaped Our History

User Review  - Florence Millo - Goodreads

The American Plague by Molly Crosby What an interesting book! I learned so much from this well written book! Yellow fever meant little to me--just a tropical disease that one never hears of these days ... Read full review

Review: The American Plague: The Untold Story of Yellow Fever, the Epidemic that Shaped Our History

User Review  - Kristen Bauer - Goodreads

This book was an amazing combination of medical facts and narratiev prose. I really got into the story that was basically pulled together from death logs and medical journals. It was amazing to learn ... Read full review


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