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Captives of the Spanish Lady By Duncan Richardson
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On the morning of January 28th, 1919, a train load of Queenslanders pulled into Tenterfield, to be told they could travel no further. The border was closed because of the flu outbreak in Sydney and... More > they were quarantined for at least a week. Squashed into every available billet in town, they waited while more trains arrived from the south, extending the quarantine period indefinitely. How they and the locals coped while governments dithered and bickered makes a fascinating and often amusing story.< Less
A Field of Queen Anne's Lace By Karen McClinch
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In 1924, Claire Beatty still grieves over the loss of her family to Spanish Influenza. Stoically facing a lonely middle age, Claire gets an unexpected chance to change her life with the decision to... More > assist rescue workers in Constantinople. When a new friendship prompts Claire to endure a grueling journey deeper into the “mysterious orient,” she is drawn into the challenges of life in a foreign culture, the drama of court intrigue, and a fondness for a king she has never met.< Less
A Field of Queen Anne's Lace By Karen McClinch
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In 1924, Claire Beatty still grieves over the loss of her family to Spanish Influenza. Stoically facing a lonely middle age, Claire gets an unexpected chance to change her life with the decision to... More > assist rescue workers in Constantinople. When a new friendship prompts Claire to endure a grueling journey deeper into the “mysterious orient,” she is drawn into the challenges of life in a foreign culture, the drama of court intrigue, and a fondness for a king she has never met.< Less
The Bird Flu Survival Handbook By A J Ensor
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It's Only A Matter Of “When” NOT “If” H5N1 Will Arrive. There’s A Lot You Can Do to Protect Your Family and Community and You Can Start Learning Right Now. First Thing... More > Is To Get Past All The Lies And Rumors. The word "Plague" comes down to us from history representing death incarnate. It is a reference to an epidemic disease characterized by its fast movement and unusually high rate of mortality. It's most famous incarnation of the modern era was the 1918 Spanish Flu. Governments never managed to count all the dead from 1918. 250 to 500 million mortalities world wide is statistically realistic. Nothing could stop it. Now its 21st century cousin, The Bird Flu, is migrating throughout the globe. If we discover its human subtype six to nine months before a major outbreak we can keep survival rates high. If not, Bird Flu is far more deadly than its 1918 counterpart... AJ Ensor has been a Journalist for 16 years and his last book can be found at www.LukeCarter.com< Less
The Truth of the History of the World By Eric Rainbolt
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Is history being 'concocted'? Yes it is. Hidden powerful interests associated with 33rd degree freemasonry are attempting to take credit in 'architect'ing history to create a despotic one world... More > totalitarian government. If you thought any president since JFK had good intentions, please look at the long trail of evidence contained in this unique book. For example, two catastophies occured on the "11th" anniversary of two speeches Bush I delivered announcing the "New World Order'. One was in front of Congress on 9/11/1990 and the other was in front of the UN on 2/1/1992. 11 years from the first was 9-11. 11 years from the second was the intententional sacrifice of STS 107 Columbia over Dallas - the "33rd" parallel, a number coveted by freemasons implanted throughout the US government. 9-11 commemorated the initial "9" Knights Templar who banded together in "1111"AD. Next, On 3/11/2004 (3x11-"33") they murdered 191 people on trains in Madrid. Frightening? Yes. True? Yes. (1900-2005 covered.)< Less
From the Narrow Passage (Soft) Vol II By David T Gochenour
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Dr. Gochenour's self-imposed exile continues as ship doctor of the Coast and Geodetic survey of newly pacified American territory of the Philippine Islands. Three years of hard work, a ship mutiny,... More > much ethnic research on some of the most remote islands in the world, culminate in great dissatifaction. His return to America in the midst of World War, the difficulties of establishing his new medical practice in the upper Shenandoah Valley, and the continuing morphine addiction of his first wife challenge him for another 8 years. Finally after her death, he remarries and starts a family. After much hard work in a dramatically changing rural Virginia, reconciliation with his father, Dr. Gochenour dies prematurely of pneumonia.< Less
Infection Protection Pandemic By
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Historians estimate that, at one point, over half of the 1.6 billion people in the world in 1918 were infected with the Spanish Flu. Millions of young, healthy adults fell ill to the disease and... More > died from the suffocation it caused. The 1918 flu pandemic caused the largest one-year decline in the average lifespan in the United States in modern history, slashing it by a full twelve years. Sometimes referred to as "America's forgotten pandemic," the 1918 flu pandemic continues to haunt medical experts and scientists around the globe. We are on the verge of experiencing another worldwide infectious disease outbreak, this time perhaps caused by the bird flu virus known as H5N1. "Infection Protection: Pandemic" outlines dozens of natural, non toxic approaches aim to enhance your overall immune resistance to a wide variety of infectious diseases, be it seasonal influenza, the common cold, or even bird flu.< Less
From the Narrow Passage Volume II By David T. Gochenour
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“From the Narrow Passage” recounts the life of Dr. David Gochenour (1880-1930) as taken from his extensive memoirs. Volume II begins with Dr. Gochenour as ship physician in the... More > Philippines on a survey mission, a “self-imposed exile”. While abroad, he encountered the remotest corners of the new American empire on the farthest Philippine islands, Asian wonders, and the new American tourist sites of Hawaii and the Grand Canyon. When he got home he experienced America changing, the Great War, and later the Great Influenza Pandemic. He left America because his marriage was ruined by the drug addiction of his wife. After his return, his first wife died, and Dr. Gochenour finally found love and family in rural Stuart's Draft in the upper Shenandoah Valley.< Less
Epidemics and Pandemics: Real Tales of Deadly Diseases By Judy Dodge Cummings
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Feel a tickle in your throat? Still have that headache? Are you falling victim to a deadly virus? Epidemics and Pandemics: Real Tales of Deadly Diseases tells the tale of five of history’s... More > most critical contagions and the havoc these diseases wreaked across the globe, including the bubonic plague, yellow fever, smallpox, Spanish influenza, and AIDS. This nonfiction book for early middle schoolers whets their appetites for history by combining real life horror stories with primary sources and rich language. High-interest narrative nonfiction books engage low-interest readers with captivating action and compelling characters.< Less
Much Talking (Veelgepraat) By Judy Wolvaardt
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Here is a book that makes South African history come alive. This fascinating account is personal, which makes it of greater interest. It includes references to The Anglo-Boer War, The Spanish... More > Influenza Epidemic, Jan Smuts, Anglo Concentration Camps and farm life and old herbal remedies in the days before antibiotics. It describes one family's children's escape from The Scorched Earth Policy of the Anglo-Boer war and how they hid in the mountains until the war was over and mother was reunited with her children. The book contains several interesting photographs and should leave the reader spellbound and unable to put the book down.< Less

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