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"(Jefferson) had a rambling, vacant look and nothing of that firm, collected deportment which I expected." Between 1789-1791, Senator William Maclay of Pennsylvania penned his first-person views of the day-by-day happenings of the First Senate of the United States. Personal and colloquial in nature, these commentaries offer contemporary... Read All
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Ebola is one of the most deadly viruses ever discovered - a hemorrhagic virus that can cause lethal organ failures in seven to 16 days after infection. The current outbreak of Ebola Zaire in West Africa has been the largest in recorded history. As of September 21, 2014, it has infected 6,263 and killed... Read All