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Refusing Quarantine: Why Typhoid Mary Did It

An interesting looking novel about the woman known as “Typhoid Mary,” the first person in America identified as a healthy carrier of Typhoid fever. Author Mary Beth Keane, was named one of the 5 under 35 by the National Book Foundation,

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A bold, mesmerizing novel about the woman known as “Typhoid Mary,” the first known healthy carrier of typhoid fever in the early twentieth century—by an award-winning writer chosen as one of “5 Under 35” by the National Book Foundation. Mary Mallon was a courageous, headstrong Irish immigrant woman who bravely came to America alone, fought hard to climb up from the lowest rung of the domestic service ladder, and discovered in herself an uncanny, and coveted, talent for cooking. Working i