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pandemic of influenza in 1918-19.

United States. National Office of Vital Statistics.

pandemic of influenza in 1918-19.

by United States. National Office of Vital Statistics.

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Published in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Influenza -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC150.5.A4 A5 1957
      The Physical Object
      Pagination13 p.
      Number of Pages13
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5595755M
      LC Control Number68001383

        60,, Dead Worldwide, , Dead Americans from Influenza of Worldwide, the influenza pandemic may hay taken as many as 60,, lives – far more than died in World War I. It’s now believed that the flu may have killed more than , Americans during that time. No town, no city, no rural community was spared.   The flu outbreak, both globally and in Chicago, is the event which most clearly antecedes today’s Coronavirus o suffered over 8, deaths due to the influenza epidemic. Many commonly call it the “Spanish flu.” It was one of the worst epidemics in Chicago history of what went wrong years ago could help us understand what we must do right .

        “Spanish flu” has been used to describe the flu pandemic of and and the name suggests the outbreak started in Spain. But the term is . Historian offers lessons for pandemic. recently collaborated with several other historians to compile a conversation about the historical lessons of the influenza pandemic of

      In this deadly influenza pandemic erupted during the final stages of World War I. Nations were already attempting to deal with the effects and costs of the war. Propaganda campaigns and war restrictions and rations had been implemented by governments. Nationalism pervaded as people accepted government authority. The influenza pandemic of –19, the global epidemic often called the “Spanish flu,” killed 50 to million people worldwide. Here in Philadelphia, the Liberty Loan Parade, a patriotic wartime effort on Septem , helped to spread the disease.


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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.

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Jeremy Brown and Catharine Arnold document how the flu killed million Patients in an emergency hospital in Camp Funston, Kansas, during. The Spanish Influenza Pandemic of sheds new light on what the World Health Organization described as "the single most devastating infectious disease outbreak ever recorded" by situating the Iberian Peninsula as the key point of connection, both epidemiologically and discursively, between Europe and the Americas.

The essays in this volume elucidate specific aspects of the pandemic.The influenza pandemic of –19 was the most severe influenza outbreak of the 20th century. In terms of the total numbers of deaths, it was among the most devastating pandemics in human history. It is also called the Spanish influenza pandemic or Spanish flu, because the disease was widely reported in Spain early in the pandemic.This is due, in part, to the experiences of a previous pandemic, when global movements saw a virus emerge that would devastate a worldwide population already scarred by the carnage of war.

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