The black death

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Ballantine Books, Feb 12, 1978 - Fiction - 354 pages
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User Review  - john257hopper - LibraryThing

A chilling thriller about the outbreak of plague in New York and how it is used by some members of the defence establishment as part of cold war hostilities. I thought the speed of the collapse of New ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jamie638 - LibraryThing

This is a frighteningly realistic account of a pneumonic plague epidemic in NYC. One of the co-authors (John Marr) was my instructor in epidemiology while I was in medical school in the late 70's, so everything in the book is quite accurate. Read full review


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