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Is this true?

EcthelionEcthelion Registered User Posts: 103 Junior Member
edited January 2010 in Amherst College
I was reading Arundhati Roy's "Listening To Grasshoppers", and i came across this:

Lord Amherst, the man whose idea it was to distribute blankets infected with smallpox virus to Indians, has a university town in Massachusetts, and a prestigious liberal arts college named after him.

Amherst and Smallpox

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