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The Resource An American plague : [the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793], by Jim Murphy, (sound recording)

An American plague : [the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793], by Jim Murphy, (sound recording)

Label
An American plague : [the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793]
Title
An American plague
Title remainder
[the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793]
Statement of responsibility
by Jim Murphy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's 1793, and there's an invisible killer roaming the streets of Philadelphia. The city's residents are fleeing in fear. This killer has a name--yellow fever--but everything else about it is a mystery. Its cause is unknown and there is no cure. This [book] traces the devastating course of the epidemic. [The book] offers a ... glimpse into the conditions in American cities at the time of our nation's birth while drawing thought-provoking parallels to modern-day epidemics
Cataloging source
PNX
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1947-
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Murphy, Jim
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
Ages 9 and up
Literary text for sound recordings
history
PerformerNote
Performed by Pat Bottino
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Bottino, Pat
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  • Yellow fever
  • Pennsylvania
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
An American plague : [the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793], by Jim Murphy, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Subtitle from container
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm55081668
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781402587443
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C2699
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) ADM-9200
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
An American plague : [the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793], by Jim Murphy, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Subtitle from container
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm55081668
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781402587443
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C2699
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) ADM-9200
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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