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Inside the St Louis hospital: treating the victims of terror

The heroic doctors and nurses tell their story

By Wendell Steavenson  

People line up to give blood at the St Louis hospital across the street from the Petit Cambodge restaurant in Paris. © AP Photo/Jerome Delay

The St Louis Hospital in the 10th arrondissement of Paris was founded in 1607, just outside the walls of Paris, to house an overflow of plague patients. Parts of the campus have the mansard rooves and stone courtyards of the 17th…

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