The Yellow Fever Epidemic

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What do you now know and understand about the historical events from your novel? A complex question because as well as the facts and the hard truths of the Yellow Fever epidemic, I also have learned to understand how to feel empathy and happiness for the people that had to go through the awful calamity of 1793. I have a deep respect for the people that were volunteers of the Free African Society because they were the real hero's of the story. They were the people that did not flee when crisis arose, in fact, quite the contrary, members of the Free African Society devoted hours on end of their time to helping the sick and weak recuperate; they realised that something needed to be done. I have contemplated this and tried to apply it to my own

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