Man Without Qualities

Thursday, July 10, 2003

Epidemiology Imitates Art

The famous novel, The Plague, by Albert Camus describes a fictitious epidemic of bubonic plague that besieges the Algerian city of Oran in the 1940's.

Today Drudge links to this BBC report:

A team from the World Health Organization and other international bodies went to the Oran region after reports of plague emerged last month.

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