The article surveys the historiography of the influenza pandemic of 1918-19, charting growing interest in the field and offering a critical review of recent publications. While, against the background of current anxieties concerning the threat of an outbreak of an avian influenza epidemic, the Great Flu has belatedly become a hot topic, the cultural history of this catastrophe remains to be written.
|Original language||English GB|
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||Cultural and Social History|
|State||Published - 2006|