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  • ISBN: 9781410458728 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1410458725 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 551 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.

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On the eve of the twentieth century, a courageous, headstrong Irish immigrant named Mary Mallon worked her way up the domestic-service ladder to the kitchen, and discovered in herself the true talent of a chef. She was sought after by the New York aristocracy - until one determined "medical engineer" identified Mallon as an asymptomatic carrier of Typhoid Fever and made her a hunted woman. Fever is an ambitious retelling of a forgotten life.
Subject: Typhoid Mary, 1869-1938 > Fiction.
Typhoid fever > Fiction.
New York (State) > Fiction.
Genre: Large type books.
Historical fiction.
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