Stock Image

The Ghost Map

Johnson, Steven

ISBN 10: 0141029366 / ISBN 13: 9780141029368
Published by Penguin Books Ltd
New Condition: New Soft cover
Buy New
Price: US$ 15.71 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

Offered By

Kennys Bookstore
Olney, MD, U.S.A.

5-star rating

AbeBooks Seller Since October 9, 2009

About this Item

2008. First Edition Thus. Paperback. Tells the story of the terrifying cholera epidemic that engulfed London in 1854, and the two unlikely heroes - anesthetist Doctor John Snow and affable clergyman Reverend Henry Whitehead - who defeated the disease through a combination of local knowledge, scientific research and map-making. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JH; HBTB; MBX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 19. Weight in Grams: 244. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780141029368

Quantity Available: > 20

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Ghost Map

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: New

About this title

Synopsis:

Ghost Map

Review:

"The simultaneously macro and micro examination of a hugely pivotal moment, both in the understanding of disease and the growth of cities. Highly informative, deeply entertaining, meticulously assembled. Splendid." -- William Gibson, author of Spook Country

'A wonderful book' -- Mail on Sunday

'Enthralling ...vivid and gripping' -- New Statesman

'A thumping page-turner' -- Daily Telegraph

'A thumping page-turner' -- Daily Telegraph

'Exhilarating'
-- Spectator

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

We carry a comprehensive range of out of print and rare books.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web
sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as
Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund
within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. For any queries please use the contact seller link or send an email to books@kennys.ie,

Conor Kenny


Shipping Terms:

All books securely packaged. Some books ship from Ireland.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express