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The Plague (Shade Books)

by Jonathan Harlen

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Stone Arch Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic,
  • Animals - General,
  • Health & Daily Living - Diseases,
  • Horror & Ghost Stories,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Horror stories,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTom Jellett (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12498751M
    ISBN 101598898612
    ISBN 109781598898613
    OCLC/WorldCa85833249

      “The Plague” is an anti-allegory: It is vivid, tactile and frankly repulsive — the story of particular people actually dying from an actual disease, in ways medieval and pitiless. The Black Death, also known as the Pestilence and the Plague, was the most fatal pandemic recorded in human history, resulting in the deaths of up to 75– million people in Eurasia and North Africa, peaking in Europe from to Plague, the disease caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis, was the cause; Y. pestis infection most commonly results in bubonic plague, .

      The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Plague of Corruption: Restoring Faith in the Promise of Science by Kent Heckenlively, Judy Mikovits | at Barnes & Noble. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Skyhorse.   "A masterpiece of reporting and writing, The Coming Plague is the best and most thorough book on the terrifying emergence of new plagues. The level of detail is amazing, with fascinating portraits of the so-called 'disease cowboys,' the doctors and scientists who fight infectious diseases on the front : Penguin Publishing Group.

    The Plague tells the tale of a fictional outbreak of plague in the real city of Oran, Algeria — the same country where author Albert Camus was born. It begins with a description of the city — including “ordinary”, “ugly”, and “it has a smug, placid air” — and moves quickly to the outbreak and plague, which occupy the entire book. THE PLAGUE It is as reasonable to represent one kind of imprisonment by another, as it is to represent anything that really exists by that which exists not.4/5(32).


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The Plague is a novel about a plague epidemic in the large Algerian city of Oran. In April, thousands of rats stagger into the open and die.

When a mild hysteria grips the population, the newspapers begin clamoring for action. Free download or read online The Plague pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Albert Camus. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

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An immediate triumph when it was published inThe Plague is in part an allegory of France's suffering under the Nazi occupation, and a timeless story of bravery and determination against the precariousness of human existence.4/5().

Albert Camus. THE PLAGUE. TRANSLATED FROM THE FRENCH BY Stuart Gilbert. First published in It is as reasonable to represent one kind of imprisonment by another, as it is to represent anything that really exists by that which exists not.

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Riveting, if not at times paradigm shifting, this book reveals a dark side to modern medicine that no one knows exists Released on: Febru   The story focuses on the outbreak of plague in Oran in the yearas it reaches epidemic proportions.

The author traces the crescendo of human emotions from panic to the almost unendurable agony of isolation and death. In the first paragraph of the book, the ordinariness of Oran is contrasted with the extraordinary business of the plague, and on the surface the comment seems possibly only a bit of literary formula.

Camus, however, had good reason for beginning his work with just such a contrast. A summary of Analysis in Albert Camus's The Plague. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of The Plague and what it means.

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