The Great Stink of Paris and the Nineteenth-Century Struggle against Filth and Germs

The Great Stink of Paris and the Nineteenth-Century Struggle against Filth and Germs

by David S. Barnes
  • List Price: $41.00
  • ISBN-10: 0801883490
  • ISBN-13: 9780801883491
  • Edition: 1st
  • Type: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

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Late in the summer of 1880, a wave of odors enveloped large portions of Paris. As the stench lingered, outraged residents feared that the foul air would... Read more

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