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When plague strikes: the Black Death, smallpox, AIDS

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Publisher:
HarperCollins,
Pub. Date:
c1995.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 9.8 - AR Pts: 7
Description
Compassionate and arresting, this exploration of three major diseases that have changed the course of history-the bubonic plague, smallpox, and AIDS-chronicles their fearsome death toll, their lasting social, economic, and political implications, and how medical knowledge and treatments have advanced as a result of the crises they have occasioned. "A book that would serve well for reports, but it is also a fascinating read."-SLJ. Best Books of 1995 (SLJ) Notable Children's Trade Books in Social Studies 1996 (NCSS/CBC) 1995 Young Adult Editors' Choices (BL) 1995 Top of the List Non Fiction (BL) 1996 Best Books for Young Adults (ALA) Notable Children's Books of 1996 (ALA)
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ISBN:
9780060258542
Accelerated Reader:
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Full title when plague strikes the black death smallpox aids
Author giblin james
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-02-20 04:19:32AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-22 04:11:54AM

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subject_facet AIDS (Disease) -- History, AIDS (Disease) -- History -- Juvenile literature, Diseases -- History, Epidemics -- History, Plague -- History, Plague -- History -- Juvenile literature, Smallpox -- History, Smallpox -- History -- Juvenile literature
title_display When plague strikes : the Black Death, smallpox, AIDS
title_full When plague strikes : the Black Death, smallpox, AIDS / by James Cross Giblin ; woodcuts by David Frampton
title_short When plague strikes :
title_sub the Black Death, smallpox, AIDS
topic_facet AIDS (Disease), Diseases, Epidemics, History, Plague, Smallpox