⫸ Pale Rider: The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How It Changed the World library ❡ Kindle By Laura Spinney ⇸

⫸ Pale Rider: The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How It Changed the World library ❡ Kindle By Laura Spinney ⇸ ⫸ Pale Rider: The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How It Changed the World library ❡ Kindle By Laura Spinney ⇸ ImpressiveSet against the devastating backdrop of global contagion, it is individual lives and deaths, discovered in letters, diaries, biographies and memoirs, that epitomize this rich account Spinney invokes potent imagesAlong with exemplary research, Spinney s narrative is packed with fascinating, quirky detailAs the centenary of this monumental event approaches, other volumes on the pandemic will undoubtedly appear Pale Rider sets the bar very high NatureA saga of tragedies and a detective story Pale Rider is not just an excavation but a reimagining of the past As the book progresses, the flu is cast increasingly as a character that crops up Zelig like at important moments in history, altering the course of events previously unattributed to it Compelling The GuardianA book about the Spanish flu could so easily be dreary complex pathology interwoven with pervasive tragedy Not so Pale Rider I ve seldom had so much fun reading about people dying Laura Spinney, a science journalist, is adept at explaining arcane scientific research in an entertaining, comprehensible way With superb investigative skill and a delightfully light hearted writing style, Spinney extends her analysis far beyond the relatively short duration of the plague.Spinney finds it odd that we know so little about the worst calamity to affect the human race So do I There are tens of thousands of books about the First World War, yet that flu is, arguable, relevant to our world While global war is, we hope, a thing of the past, global pestilence hovers like a vulture The TimesWide sweeping Spinney is a storyteller with a science writer s cabinet of facts Retracing influenza s death trail over nine continents, she attempts to show how the flu affected not only the war torn West but also remote communities in South Africa, China, and Brazil The book reveals how desperately and differently people reacted and how gravely the flu influenced the modern world, touching everything from medicine to business and from politics to poetry ScienceInfluenza, like all viruses, is a parasite Laura Spinney traces its long shadow over human history Ms Spinney ties the virulence of Spanish flu to its genetic irregularities and does a good job of explaining containment strategies through epidemiology In Europe and North America the first world war killed than Spanish flu everywhere else the reverse is true Yet most narratives focus on the West Ms Spinney s book goes some way to redress the balance The EconomistThis riveting study plots the course of the deadliest pandemic in history The Sunday TimesAmbitiousSpinney delves into the unfolding tragedy around the globe, looking at Brazil, China, Iran, India, and Russia There is fascinating detail The SpectatorAn excruciating report on the global disasterAbsorbingSpinney s important book does not attempt to offer light reading No less than four pandemics are predicted in the 21st century At least one will take the form of flu Vaccination is not cheap, because the flu virus is constantly mutating Annual vaccines currently offer the best protection Britain does still possess a National Health Service The enduring message of Spinney s magisterial work is to underline just how crucial that remarkable service is to the future security of an unusually privileged nation Let s hope the author s book is read with care by Theresa May The ObserverSpinney s book is intensely readable, and instead of a strictly chronological account she circles around history, epidemiology and culture to give a panoramic portrait of the previous century s most deadly pandemic We are probably due another one of these any day now, this is a great way to see what the future holds The Awl A masterful account of the possible origins, spread, and cultural consequences of this modern day plague GeographicalLaura Spinney is a science journalist and a literary novelist She has published two novels in English, and her writing on science has appeared in National Geographic, Nature, The Economist, and The Telegraph, among others Her oral history portrait of a European city, Rue Centrale, was published in 2013 in French and English. 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    • Hardcover
    • 307 pages
    • Pale Rider: The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How It Changed the World
    • Laura Spinney
    • English
    • 2016-10-15T09:20+02:00