What Killed Jane Austen?

What Killed Jane Austen? : And Other Medical Mysteries

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Jane Austen, the much-loved author of Emma and Pride and Prejudice, was just forty-two when she died after a mysterious illness. But what killed her? And what was the link between her death and the life of John F. Kennedy?show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 192 pages
  • 129.5 x 198.1 x 22.9mm | 294.83g
  • The History Press Ltd
  • Stroud, United Kingdom
  • English
  • UK ed.
  • 0752443100
  • 9780752443102
  • 1,022,620

About George Biro

George Biro was born in Budapest in 1938, but the family migrated to Australia in 1947. He is a retired GP and anaesthetist and now works as a freelance medical journalist. This is his second book. Jim Leavesley was born in Blackpool and migrated to Australia in 1954. Having worked as a GP for 33 years he retired and now writes about medical history. This is his sixth book.show more

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