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The Resource Ebola : the natural and human history of a deadly virus, David Quammen

Ebola : the natural and human history of a deadly virus, David Quammen

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Ebola : the natural and human history of a deadly virus
Title
Ebola
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the natural and human history of a deadly virus
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David Quammen
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
Acclaimed science writer and explorer David Quammen first came near the Ebola virus while he was traveling in the jungles of Gabon, accompanied by local men whose village had been devastated by a recent outbreak. Here he tells the story of Ebola -- its past, present, and its unknowable future
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Tells the history of the deadly disease, why it appears and disappears so suddenly, and what might happen in the future if its host animal is never found
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Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
614.5/7
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Index
no index present
LC call number
RC140.5
LC item number
.Q36 2014
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
QW 168
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Target audience
adult
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the natural and human history of a deadly virus
Label
Ebola : the natural and human history of a deadly virus, David Quammen
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Copyright
Note
Extracted, but with updated and additional material from: Spillover : animal infections and the next human pandemic / David Quammen. c2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 114-119)
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20356339
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
119 pages
Isbn
9780393351552
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014038144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • (OCoLC)ocn891494844
  • (OCoLC)891494844
Label
Ebola : the natural and human history of a deadly virus, David Quammen
Publication
Copyright
Note
Extracted, but with updated and additional material from: Spillover : animal infections and the next human pandemic / David Quammen. c2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 114-119)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20356339
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
119 pages
Isbn
9780393351552
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014038144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn891494844
  • (OCoLC)891494844

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