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A discourse on the plague.

by Mead, Richard

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Published by A. Millar [etc.] in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plague

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC171 M4 1744
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4;164p.
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14004883M

    The Plague by Albert Camus. Albert Camus published The Plague in It is a fictional story written about the very real town of Oran in Northern Algeria. Many consider this novel to be a war. The Plague is a novel by Albert Camus that was first published in Summary Read a Plot Overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter Summary and Analysis.

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      The latest plague manual issued by WHO, by contrast, pays far less attention to Pulex irritans, and concern over this flea as a possible plague vector is much more guarded: “Pulex irritans has been considered as a possible or probable vector of plague” (David T Dennis, et al., Plague manual: epidemiology, distribution, surveillance and Cited by: What Do Christians Do in a Plague? Ap Ap By Maggie Gallagher I am astonished by how many people think a deadly pandemic is the right time to foment the spirit of rebellion and pick a fight with the government over what many will inevitably see as our right to infect others.


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Originally published in under title: A short discourse concerning pestilential contagion. Description: [8], xl, pages ; 21 cm (8vo) Responsibility: by Richard Mead. The Los Angeles Review of Books is a (c)(3) nonprofit.

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Albert Camus; drawing by David Levine Penguin Books has just published a new translation by Robin Buss of La Peste, by Albert Camus, and the text that follows is my introduction, written some months readers will be familiar with its fable of the coming of the plague to the North African city of Oran in –, and the diverse ways in which the inhabitants respond to its.

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The White Plague, a marvelous and terrifyingly plausible blend of fiction and visionary theme, tells of one man who is pushed over the edge of sanity by the senseless murder of his family and who, reappearing several months later as the so-called Madman, unleashes a terrible plague upon the human race—one that zeros in, unerringly and fatally, on women/5.

A discourse upon the plague, with a preparatory account of malignant fevers. In two parts. The first, containing, an explication of the nature of those diseases. The second, the method of cure by Blackmore, Richard, Sir, The Plague is a novel about a plague epidemic in the large Algerian city of Oran.

In April, thousands of rats stagger into the open and die. In April, thousands of rats stagger into the open and die. When a mild hysteria grips the population, the newspapers begin clamoring for action. A Discourse on the Plague by Richard Mead This free downloadable e-book can be read on your computer or e-reader.

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From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. A discourse on the plague / by Richard Mead. Format Book Edition 9th ed., corr. and enl. Published New York: AMS Press, Description xl, p.

; 18 cm. Notes Reprint of the ed. printed for A. Millar, London. Subject headings Plague--Early works to Medical subjects Plague ISBN. A discourse on the plague. First published in under title: A short discourse concerning pestilential contagion.

The Plague is essentially a philosophical novel, meaning that it forwards a particular worldview through its plot and characterization.

Camus is often considered an existentialist, but the philosophy he most identified with and developed was called absurdism. At its most basic, this philosophy holds that the universe is absurd and meaningless – there is no God or cosmic order – and that.

In the preface to Book I, Machiavelli explains why he wrote the Discourse, noting that he brings new modes and orders—a dangerous task given the envy of men, but one motivated by the desire to work for the common benefit of humanity.A Discourse on the Plague by Richard Mead OverDrive (Rakuten OverDrive): eBooks, audiobooks and videos for libraries.

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