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Charts & Graphs
Trends that proved catching.
A shopping list for panic buyers.
Music for contagious conditions.
Identifying mystery plagues.
“Biological warfare is essentially public health and preventive medicine in reverse.”—Maj. Gen. William M. Creasy
Calculating the human cost of infectious diseases.
Fictional plagues in literature.
Realities behind public health victories.
A majority of the estimated 675,000 American deaths from the influenza pandemic of 1918–19 occurred during the second wave, which swept the country throughout the fall of 1918.