How long is the Great Influenza book?

The Great Influenza

Author John M. Barry
Publication date 2004
Media type print
Pages 546
ISBN 978-0670894734

How long did the Hong Kong flu last?

1968 flu pandemic, also called Hong Kong flu pandemic of 1968 or Hong Kong flu of 1968, global outbreak of influenza that originated in China in July 1968 and lasted until 1969–70.

How many people died from the flu in 1918?

50,000,000Spanish flu / Number of deaths

How did the Hong Kong flu stop?

Fewer people died during this Hong Kong flu pandemic than the two previous influenza pandemics for various reasons: some immunity against the N2 flu virus may have been retained in populations struck by the Asian Flu strains which had been circulating since 1957; the pandemic did not gain momentum until near the winter …

How was the Hong Kong flu eradicated?

The H5N1 virus in Hong Kong seemed to be rarely transmissible from human to human. The 1997 H5N1 bird flu was once eradicated by the culling of all poultry in Hong Kong.

Do flu shots last more than one year?

– Influenza vaccines given in prior years may provide protection against the flu for more than one year, according to a study published online today in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases.

How long did it take for the Spanish flu to disappear?

The influenza pandemic of 1918–19, also called the Spanish flu, lasted between one and two years. The pandemic occurred in three waves, though not simultaneously around the globe.

How many minutes is the return of the king extended edition?

With 250 minutes of movie footage and over three hours of appendix material (each introduced by a key member of the Lord of the Rings cast and crew), the Return of the King Extended Edition) is by far the most expansive and complete DVD set in what is already a watermark for quality DVD…

Is ‘the return of the king’ too long?

With the new footage, Return of the King now adds up to a sum total of 250 minutes of run time. We’re talking about a movie approaching four and a half hours at this point. Therein lies the problem. The Return of the King Extended Edition is quite simply too long. I’m not just talking about the gradual numbing of my ass either.

Is return of the King’s Extended Edition a slam dunk?

With crucial moments like the demise of Saruman and the Mouth of Sauron rightfully returned to Return of the King for its extended edition, measuring up to the previous EE’s would seem to be a slam dunk. It isn’t… not exactly.

What does the name the return of the king mean?

The name The Return of the King refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see The Return of the King (disambiguation). The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (extended edition) is an extended version of The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.