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FedFlix [electronic resource]: We Heard the Bells - the Influenza of 1918

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Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
In 1918 - 1919, the worst flu in recorded history killed an estimated 50 million people worldwide. The U.S. death toll was 675,000 - five times the number of U.S. soldiers killed in World War I. Where did the 1918 flu come from? Why was it so lethal? What did we learn?
Release Date
2010
Run Time
57 min.
Language
English
Rating
10 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 27, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
Influenza of 1918
We Heard the Bells - Influenza of 1918
Contents
  • Worldwide Shock (0:59)
  • Influenza (2:23)
  • Bells Toll for the Dead (1:13)
  • Symptoms & Complications (1:52)
  • Memories of the Pandemic (1:20)
  • What Causes Influenza? (4:50)
  • American Workers FIX (1:45)
  • Pandemic Flu (4:31)
  • Devastated Village (2:10)
  • High Hopes & Failure (5:46)
  • Molecular Pathology & Discovery (2:34)
  • Tissue Samples from Alaska (5:42)
  • Sequencing Flu Virus DNA (3:52)
  • Why Did People Die? (2:59)
  • Responders and Volunteers to Flu Crisis (3:42)
  • 1918 Influenza: Prevention Steps (2:27)
  • Preparation for Pandemic (2:08)
  • Prevention of Pandemics (5:12)
  • Credits: FedFlix: We Heard the Bells - The Influenza of 1918 (0:57)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2010.
Publisher no.
54152 Films Media Group
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Description
1 streaming video file (57 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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