The Resource The illustrious dead : the terrifying story of how typhus killed Napoleon's greatest army, Stephan Talty, (electronic resource)

The illustrious dead : the terrifying story of how typhus killed Napoleon's greatest army, Stephan Talty, (electronic resource)

Label
The illustrious dead : the terrifying story of how typhus killed Napoleon's greatest army
Title
The illustrious dead
Title remainder
the terrifying story of how typhus killed Napoleon's greatest army
Statement of responsibility
Stephan Talty
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Talty, Stephan
Dewey number
940.2/742
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
DC235
LC item number
.T27 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WC 610
NLM item number
T152i 2009
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Napoleon
  • Napoleon
  • France
  • France
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Typhus, Epidemic Louse-Borne
  • Typhus, Epidemic Louse-Borne
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 19th Century
  • Military Personnel
  • Military Personnel
  • War
  • War
  • Heer
  • Typhus abdominalis
  • Epidemie
  • Napoleonische Kriege
  • Russia
  • Frankreich
Label
The illustrious dead : the terrifying story of how typhus killed Napoleon's greatest army, Stephan Talty, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=432C76F3-F7D9-4794-BB40-53FEEC9918F6
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-301) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Incarnate -- A portable metropolis -- Drumbeat -- Crossing -- Pursuit -- Smolensk -- The sound of flames -- Smoke -- At Borodino -- Clash -- The Hospital -- The last city -- Decision -- Two roads -- Graveyard trees
Control code
ocn669070819
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (315 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307459756
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
maps, plans.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)669070819
Label
The illustrious dead : the terrifying story of how typhus killed Napoleon's greatest army, Stephan Talty, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=432C76F3-F7D9-4794-BB40-53FEEC9918F6
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-301) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Incarnate -- A portable metropolis -- Drumbeat -- Crossing -- Pursuit -- Smolensk -- The sound of flames -- Smoke -- At Borodino -- Clash -- The Hospital -- The last city -- Decision -- Two roads -- Graveyard trees
Control code
ocn669070819
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (315 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307459756
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
maps, plans.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)669070819

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