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Author Byerly, Carol R
Title Fever of war : the influenza epidemic in the U.S. Army during World War I / Carol R. Byerly
Imprint New York ; London : New York University Press, c2005
book jacket
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Descript xv, 251 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Medical heroes: medical officers' confidence as they prepare for war -- Building a healthy army: government control and accountability -- Worst-case scenario: the influenza epidemic of 1918 in the camps -- Fighting germs and Germans: influenza in the American Expeditionary Forces -- Postmortem: the trauma of failure, 1918-1919 -- "Except for the flu ... ": writing the history of the epidemic -- Memory and the politics of disease and war
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-236) and index
Subject Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919 -- Europe
World War, 1914-1918 -- Health aspects
United States. Army -- Medical care -- History
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