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Title That terrible time : eye-witness accounts of the 1918 influenza pandemic in New Zealand / compiled & edited by Geoffrey Rice.

Published Christchurch, New Zealand : Hawthorne Press, 2018.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM BioMed H  614.5180993 THAT    DUE 02-12-19
Physical description 187 pages ; 21 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 180-183) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Troopship Tahiti -- Passenger ship Niagara -- Auckland -- Northland -- Whangarei -- Hamilton -- Ngaruawahia -- Morrinsville -- Thames -- Omahu -- Waihi -- Rotorua -- Whakatane -- Gisborne -- Hastings -- Havelock North -- Dannevirke -- Taranaki -- King Country -- Wanganui -- Wairarapa -- Featherston Camp -- Trentham Camp -- Palmerston North -- Wellington -- Nelson -- Marlborough -- West Coast -- North Canterbury -- Christchurch -- South Canterbury -- Oamaru -- Dunedin -- Southland -- Invercargill -- Nightcaps -- New Zealand books with memories of the 1918 flu.
Summary New Zealand's worst public health disaster occurred in November 1918 when around 9,000 people died in the so-called 'Spanish' influenza pandemic. Here are the voices of 110 survivors describing what they saw and what happened to them in that terrible time when the victims' bodies turned black.
Local note Biomed history copy donated by Editor
LOCAL NOTE Rice, Geoffrey Donor.
Other author Rice, Geoffrey, compiler, editor.
Subject Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919 -- New Zealand.
Influenza -- New Zealand -- History -- 20th century.
Influenza -- New Zealand -- Epidemiology.
Epidemics -- New Zealand -- History -- 20th century.
Mortality -- New Zealand -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780473447496 (paperback)
0473447495 (paperback)