Item Details

Influenza 1918 [videorecording]

a Robert Kenner Films production for American Experience ; prodced by Robert Kenner ; written by Ken Chowder
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
In the spring of 1918, an army private reported to a hospital in Kansas. He was diagnosed with the flu, an illness that doctors knew little about. By the end of WWI, America was ravaged by a flu epidemic that killed 675,000 people.
Performers
Narrated by Linda Hunt.
Release Date
1998
Run Time
60 min.
Language
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Notes
Originally broadcast in 1998.
Related Title
American experience (Television program)
Contents
  • Sickness at Camp Devens
  • National epidemic
  • Death toll rises
  • Searching for a cure
  • Forgotten horror.
ISBN
0793691370
Published
[United States] : PBS Home Video, [2006]
Publisher no.
AMER605 PBS Home Video
Description
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color & black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; stereo.
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