Black Death at the Golden Gate
The Race to Save America from the Bubonic Plague
Pub. price: $26.95
ISBN10: 0393609456 ISBN13: 9780393609455 Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc Published: May 7 2019 Pages: 273 Weight: 1.20lbs. Height: 9.75" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.00" Edition: 1st Edition Language: English
Traces the massive effort to contain an outbreak of bubonic plague in 1900 San Francisco, detailing how the process was complicated by virulent racism, pseudoscience, and political cover-ups.