Bring Out Your Dead
The Great Plague of Yellow Fever in Philadelphia in 1793University of Pennsylvania Press Studies in Health, Illness, and Caregiving
List of Illustrations
Introduction to the 1993 Edition
Preface to the 1949 Edition
''A Merry, Sinful Summer''
Infection in Water Street
Fever, Domestic and Foreign
Prevention, Personal and Civic
"This Excellent Physician"
Height of the Plague October
"A brilliant case study of the visitation of the scourge in Penn's city."—American Historical Review
"A fascinating history of Philadelphia's great plague. Historian Powell's conscientious grubbing among the records pays off with a cumulative effect of horror and heroism seldom found in the most artful fiction."—Time
"Unique in its weaving of the timeless aspects of human behavior with an authentic account of a major epidemic in American and medical history, this book is carefully researched and a very good read."—Nursing History Review