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text The illustrious dead : the terrifying story of how typhus killed Napoleon's greatest army

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In a dual narrative that pits the heights of human ambition and achievement against the supremacy of nature, Stephan Talty tells the story of a mighty ruler and a tiny microbe, antagonists whose struggle would shape the modern world. --from publisher descriptioin

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315 p.: ill., maps ; 25 cm.
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Crown Publishers 2009

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TADL-WOOD 940.2742 TAL in Adult Non-fiction Available

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