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The Resource The ghost map : a street, an epidemic and two men who battled to save Victorian London, Steven Johnson

The ghost map : a street, an epidemic and two men who battled to save Victorian London, Steven Johnson

Label
The ghost map : a street, an epidemic and two men who battled to save Victorian London
Title
The ghost map
Title remainder
a street, an epidemic and two men who battled to save Victorian London
Statement of responsibility
Steven Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Steven Johnson takes the reader day by day through the cholera epidemic of 1854 - which would consume 50,000 lives in England and Wales - and recreates a London full of dust heaps, furnaces and slaughterhouses
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Steven
Dewey number
  • 614.5'14'09421'09034
  • 614.514
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Snow, John
  • Whitehead, Henry
  • Cholera
  • Urban ecology
  • Epidemiology
  • Health and Wellbeing
Label
The ghost map : a street, an epidemic and two men who battled to save Victorian London, Steven Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-290) and index
Control code
9780713999747
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
299 p.
Isbn
9780713999747
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
The ghost map : a street, an epidemic and two men who battled to save Victorian London, Steven Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-290) and index
Control code
9780713999747
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
299 p.
Isbn
9780713999747
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

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