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The Blue Death


Book Description
In 1854 cholera swept through Soho, wiping out 500 people in 10 days. Nobody knew where the terrifying disease came from - or how to stop it. Many people believed it was carried through the air as a deadly 'miasma'. But Dr John Snow was convinced that cholera was spread by polluted water. He set about investigating the Soho outbreak like a detective, and soon showed that the deaths centred on the ... More
Book Information
PublisherHodder Children's Books
BindingDigital (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-101444905996
ISBN-13978-1444905991
Publication Date06/07/2012
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About Julia Allen (Author) : Julia Allen is a published author and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Julia Allen include Dinosaurs (I Wonder Why (Flip the Flaps)), Whales and Do... more
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