From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 2002 Reed Business Information, Inc.
From School Library Journal
Francisca Goldsmith, Berkeley Public Library, CA
Copyright 2003 Reed Business Information, Inc.
Absolutely fascinating read and an unusual insight to governmental cover ups. I highly recommend.Published 27 days ago by S. Waterman
This book reports on a part of history that might interest a very small group of San Francisco buffs. Ms. Read morePublished 1 month ago by georgia anderson
I loved the historical details of these events chronicled in a very interesting story! The struggles, challenges, and relentless efforts of these medical ground-breakers should be... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Margaret Jacobson
I think this is the best-researched and best-written book I've ever read. I only wish she had written 50 more. DarlenePublished 8 months ago by Darlene Thorne
A part of sf history that is not well known. Delves deeply into the heroic and the shameful areas of health care politics at the turn of the 20th century.Published 8 months ago by thomas j. o'donnel
I am a huge fan of books about fighting disease, so this was a great book. Plus, it is more than a micro-history of plague at the turn of the century in San Francisco. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Carrie
Really enjoyed the book. Good chapter and overall length. Physical size easy to handle. Font good. Compelling. Great research. Very interesting.Published 14 months ago by William S. Maley
This is a bit of history about which few people are aware. This is a well-written account that describes how ignorance and self-interest can have long-tern negative affects on... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Richard B.