Book Club Of The Air Tune in to Talk of the Nation's monthly Book Club of the Air for a discussion of Daniel Defoe's A Journal of the Plague Year. He and listeners from around the nation will talk about this account of the Bubonic Plague in London during the 17th century, and discuss what the book still has to say to us today about society and epidemics. Guests: Laurie Garrett Author The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Diseases In A World Out of Balance (Penguin, 1995) New York City, NY Listeners call in
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Book Club Of The Air

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Book Club Of The Air

Book Club Of The Air

Book Club Of The Air

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Tune in to Talk of the Nation's monthly Book Club of the Air for a discussion of Daniel Defoe's A Journal of the Plague Year. He and listeners from around the nation will talk about this account of the Bubonic Plague in London during the 17th century, and discuss what the book still has to say to us today about society and epidemics. Guests: Laurie Garrett Author The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Diseases In A World Out of Balance (Penguin, 1995) New York City, NY Listeners call in