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A Tale of Two Pandemics
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A Tale of Two Pandemics

Posted: 2021-01-20 15:55:21 By: jacob

Using Muskoka as a “case study” reveals what happens when local folk must respond to global conditions over which they have no control – such as war, depression, or pandemic. It’s doubly instructive if comparing the same phenomenon – such as the Spanish Flu and Covid-19 – a century apart.

Have a listen to Patrick Boyer's podcast on the The Spanish Flu in Muskoka:

 
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