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The Resource Emerging epidemics : the menace of new infections, Madeline Drexler

Emerging epidemics : the menace of new infections, Madeline Drexler

Label
Emerging epidemics : the menace of new infections
Title
Emerging epidemics
Title remainder
the menace of new infections
Statement of responsibility
Madeline Drexler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"As timely as it is urgent, this newly updated book from veteran science journalist Madeline Drexler delivers a compelling report about the world's most omnious infectious disease threats. Focusing on a different danger in each chapter--from the swine flu's sudden and alarming sweep across the globe to in-depth information on the public health perils posed by bioterrorism..."--p.[4] of cover
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
index present
LC call number
RA653
LC item number
.D74 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Emerging epidemics : the menace of new infections, Madeline Drexler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in the United States of America as Secret Agents: The menace of emerging infections by Joseph Henry Press, an imprint of the National Academy Press, 2002"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-293) and index
Contents
Disease in disguise -- Winged victories -- Food fright -- Superbugs -- The once and future pandemic -- Infection unmasked -- Bioterror -- Think locally, act globally
Control code
5129198
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 316 p.
Isbn
9780143117179
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn430052047
  • (OCoLC)430052047
Label
Emerging epidemics : the menace of new infections, Madeline Drexler
Publication
Note
"First published in the United States of America as Secret Agents: The menace of emerging infections by Joseph Henry Press, an imprint of the National Academy Press, 2002"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-293) and index
Contents
Disease in disguise -- Winged victories -- Food fright -- Superbugs -- The once and future pandemic -- Infection unmasked -- Bioterror -- Think locally, act globally
Control code
5129198
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 316 p.
Isbn
9780143117179
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn430052047
  • (OCoLC)430052047

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