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Author Randall, David K.
Title Black Death at the Golden Gate : the race to save America from the bubonic plague / David K. Randall.
Publication Info. New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2019]
©2019
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 11  616.9 R    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description 273 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue: Fighting the devil with fire -- Across the sea -- The Nippon Maru -- The imperial city -- Criminal idiocy -- Fault lines -- Quarantine -- Oust the faker -- An infamous compact -- An impossible task -- A most peculiar team -- As soon as possible -- The unpleasant past -- For god's sake send food -- Two percent -- The worst corner of hell -- One of California's adopted sons -- Cast aside -- A hero once more -- Epilogue: how close we came.
Subject Plague -- California -- San Francisco -- History -- 20th century.
Added Title Race to save America from the bubonic plague
ISBN 9780393609455 hardcover
0393609456 hardcover