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La grande guerre et la grande grippe: War and Influenza

Armistice Day 1918

The Great War and the great flu of 1918. It was supposed to be the “war to end all wars”. “The Great War, as it was initially known, was indeed global, involving 20 countries on five continents. Yet today, among most Americans, the war is only vaguely recalled…obscured by a war that preceded it and […]