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The ghost map: the story of London's most terrifying epidemic--and how it changed science, cities, and the modern world

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A thrilling account of the worst cholera outbreak in Victorian London and a brilliant exploration of how Dr John Snow's solution revolutionised the way people think about disease, cities, science and the modern world. This is an endlessly fascinating and compelling account of the summer of 1854, from the microbial level to the macro-urban-theory level, including, most importantly, the human level. A cultural critic with a poet's soul.' - The Village Voice'
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9781400122981
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9781101158531
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Full title ghost map the story of londons most terrifying epidemic and how it changed science cities and the mo
Author johnson steven
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-25 12:25:46PM
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Cholera -- England -- London -- History -- 19th century
title_display The ghost map : the story of London's most terrifying epidemic--and how it changed science, cities, and the modern world
title_full The Ghost Map The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World, The ghost map : the story of London's most terrifying epidemic--and how it changed science, cities, and the modern world / Steven Johnson, The ghost map [sound recording] : [the story of London's most terrifying epidemic-- and how it changed science, cities, and the modern world] / Steven Johnson
title_short The ghost map :
title_sub the story of London's most terrifying epidemic--and how it changed science, cities, and the modern world
topic_facet Audiobooks, Cholera, History, Medical, Nonfiction, Science