The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History (John Barry)

Pale Rider: The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How it Changed the World (Laura Spinney)

American Pandemic: The Lost Worlds of the 1918 Influenza Pandemic (Nancy Bristow)

Very, Very, Very Dreadful: The Influenza Pandemic of 1918 (Albert Marrin)

Influenza and Inequality: One Town’s Tragic Response to the Great Epidemic of 1918 (Patricia Fanning)

American’s Forgotten Pandemic: The Influenza of 1918 (Alfred Crosby)

Flu: The Story of the Great Influenza Pandemic of 1918 and the Search for the Virus that Caused It (Gina Kolata)

September 1918: War, Plague, and the World Series (Skip Desjardin)



American Experience: Influenza 1918

Mass Moments: Flu Epidemic Begins in Boston

Influenza Archive

Spanish Influenza of 1918 (search for “flu” if using the English version, or the French equivalent if on the French page)

Flu Tracker by State


Hub History: Pandemic 1918! I am a guest on this episode and share some of the stories I have collected

Hub History: September 1918

Going Viral: The Mother of all Pandemics



John Barry: The site of origin of the 1918 influenza pandemic and its public health implications