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An American plague: the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793

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English
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1130L
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ISBN:
9780395776087
9780547532851
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 9, 6 Points
Lexile measure:
1130L
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subject_facetPennsylvania -- History -- 1775-1865
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title_displayAn American plague : the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793
title_fullAn American Plague The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793
An American plague : the true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793 / by Jim Murphy
title_shortAn American plague
title_subthe true and terrifying story of the yellow fever epidemic of 1793
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History
Juvenile Nonfiction
Science
Yellow fever