“The Flu”: A Brief History of Influenza in U. S. America, Europe, Hawaii

A. Mouritz (1861 - 1943)

This Booklet has been written and compiled for the use of any student or layman who seeks concise and clear information on the history of Influenza. Brief and salient facts are set forth relating to “Flu” epidemics and pandemics: other collateral features have also been discussed, connected with or bearing upon this subject.
Honolulu, Hawaii, U. S. A., 1921. - A. Mouritz

Much of the material in "The Flu" is still relevant today, like pandemic terminology, thoughts about causes and micro-organisms, the flu's relationship with pneumonia, the impact on society, and approaches to treatments
"The Flu" is included in the Surgeon General's Library at the U. S. National Library of Medicine
omitted Chapter 5 (titled, From the Author’s Booklet, “Historical Hawaii”) to retain the primary purpose as stated in the title and Preface, and subtract secondary material

Genre(s): History, Medical, Science

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 Preface and Bibliography Grace Buchanan
Play 01 Chapter 1 Influenza Grace Buchanan
Play 02 Chapter 2 Influenza Epidemics in U.S.America Grace Buchanan
Play 03 Chapter 3 Influenza in Hawaii Grace Buchanan
Play 04 Chapter 4 General Considerations Grace Buchanan