Author Risse, Guenter B., 1932-
Title Plague, fear, and politics in San Francisco's Chinatown [electronic resource] / Guenter B. Risse
Imprint Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012. (Baltimore,Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (xii, 371 p.) : ill
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
"The people of Tang" in San Francisco -- "Guarding life" and way of death -- Sanitation, microbes, and plague -- Officials, Mandarins, and the press -- Early scenes of terror : Chinatown, Marchto June 1900 -- The siege continues : Chinatown, June to December 1900 -- Secrecy : plague goes underground, 1901 -- Rumors and realities : plague in California, 1902 -- National threat, 1903 -- Sanitarians claim victory, 1904 to1905
Description based on print version record
Subject Socioeconomic Factors -- San Francisco
Prejudice -- San Francisco
History, 20th Century -- San Francisco
Disease Outbreaks -- history -- San Francisco
Plague -- history -- San Francisco
Asian Americans -- history -- San Francisco
Alt Author Project Muse