Epidemic and Peace, 1918
Alfred W. Crosby
Documents the effects of the deadly Spanish Influenza which swept along the United States' coasts during the last months of World War I....
May 15, 2020I mean, I shouldn’t be surprised, because I started writing about 1918 in 1998*, and read Alfred Crosby, whose amazing book Epidemic and Peace, 1918 (later reworked as America’s Forgotten Pandemic) documented the hole in collective memory that 1918 had fallen into. 1/x – source