April 27, 2020
How Pandemics of the Past Shaped the Cities of the Present
From wider, tree-lined boulevards to lush parks, 19th-century cholera pandemics shaped some of the world's most famous urban landscapes.
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The May issue of The Throwback, my monthly history-themed e-newsletter, includes a look at how pandemics of the past created the cities of the present, a kamikaze attack on a WWII hospital ship, and perhaps…