Influenza 1918: Disease, Death, and Struggle in Winnipeg (Studies in Gender and History) by Esyllt W. Jones
English | December 8th, 2007 | ASIN: B00551KBVW, ISBN: 0802091970, 0802094392 | 270 pages | EPUB | 2.44 MB
The influenza pandemic of 1918-1919 killed as many as fifty million people worldwide and affected the vast majority of Canadians. Yet the pandemic, which came and left in one season, never to recur in any significant way, has remained difficult to interpret. What did it mean to live through and beyond this brief, terrible episode, and what were its long-term effects?