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Review: The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

User Review  - Christine Schmidt - Goodreads

I usually have a harder time getting though non-fiction. It helped that this was on cds. It is fascinating, appalling, riveting. Once in a while it slows but overall is absorbing. I learned a lot ... Read full review

Review: The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

User Review  - Deven - Goodreads

This book was more about the way that the scientific method pushes forward the frontier of what we know and don't know, rather a history of an epidemic. That was a pleasant surprise for me. I was almost inspired to devote my life to laboratory research. Read full review

Review: The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

User Review  - Sylvia - Goodreads

The explanation of the influenza (flu) virus is downright scary. The virus's mutability and the varying degrees of contagion are described, and the horrific result of all the flipped pennies landing ... Read full review

Review: The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

User Review  - Anne - Goodreads

Outstanding historical account of the beginning of the flu, which wiped out hundreds of thousands of people in the early 1900s. It started in Kansas... Read full review

Review: The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

User Review  - Geraldine - Goodreads

Scary book about the flu pandemic of 1918 and how it could happen again. Read full review

Review: The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

User Review  - Mary - Goodreads

BORING!!!! I thought I was going to be reading something along the lines of The Ghost Map by Steven Johnson or The Great Mortality by John Kelly. I generally like these kinds of books and reading one ... Read full review

Review: The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

User Review  - Cropredy - Goodreads

I selected this book because I knew very little about the pandemic, that repeats of such pandemic are with us every year, and that curiously, for something that had such a large death toll, that very ... Read full review

Review: The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

User Review  - Jen - Goodreads

Mrs. Darcy's Reading List 2015 - a book your mom loves Read full review

Review: The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

User Review  - Ricardo Galindo - Goodreads

I really enjoyed reading this book and how it incorporated more than just the flu itself into it. The misnamed Spanish Flu did not just come out of nowhere and this book does a great job of laying out ... Read full review

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