The Ghost Map

The Ghost Map: The Story of London’s Most Terrifying Epidemic and How it Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World

★★★★☆

Review:

The story of Londoners fighting cholera in 1851, before anyone knew for sure what it was. A thrilling portrait of the city, especially its disturbing sanitary conditions.

★★★★☆
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