"..the hospitals admitted tow hundred and sixty-nine cases"(46).
SIGNPOST: EXTREME AND ABSOLUTE LANGUAGE
..."both doctors begged him to go to bed. carroll, however was a stubborn young man."(38).
"...as a youngster carroll struggeld against poverty and fought to go to medical school"(38).
they are showing how severe the epidemic was and how fast it spread.
..."there were a few irregularly shaped cells"(37).
the athour is showing how bad and how sick he looked.
he did not give up in the face of setbacks.
BOOK CLUB QUESTION
how long did yellow death last
Definition:in a way that is not even or balanced in shape or arrangement. Techinal term:it is not a technical term
dr.lazear wanted to find the cure or even an origin for yellow fever, but he had to find it fast there were hundreds of thousands getting infected, and thousands were dying, so he experimented with a bunch of different ideas that could help him find the origin, but one of his fellow most scient got sick from lazears idea. they believe they had found a candidate for yellow death.