Summer Reading Project
John Miller, Brandon Inacio, Jake Kachurka
The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World
Steven Johnson is a well recognized writer for writing many non fictional novels. Some of his most famous being Everything Bad Is Good for You: How Today’s Popular Culture Is Actually Making Us Smarter, and How new Technology Transforms the Way We Create and Communicate. He is a Distinguished Writer In Residence at the New York University Department of Journalism. He lectures widely on technological, scientific, and cultural issues, both to corporate and education institutions. Emergence: The Connected Lives of Ants, Brains, Cities and Software was on four prestigious "Best Book of the Year" lists and was named a New York Times Notable Book. It was a finalist for the 2002 Helen Bernstein Award for Excellence in Journalism. Steven’s books have been translated into a dozen different languages.
This is the map showing that Broad Street is where the cholera outbreak originated.
Created the map tracing back to where the cholera outbreak originated. Also proved that cholera was a water-borne illness.
28 year old Henry Whitehead is a clergyman who is the assistant curate at St. Luke’s Church.