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Invisible Enemies: Stories of Infectious Disease (2nd Edition, Revised and Updated)

Autor: Farrell, Jeanette

Editorial: Farrar Straus Giroux

Formato:Tapa Dura
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Invisible Enemies: Stories of Infectious Disease (2nd Edition, Revised and Updated) : Updated to include the most recent breakthroughs
First published in 1998, here are the surprisingly fascinating
stories of seven diseases that changed the course of human
history - updated to reflect new medical and social
developments such as:
- the ravages of AIDS in Africa, Asia, and other locations
- the bioterror threat posed by smallpox eradication
- a primitive yet effective new measure for fighting cholera in India
- an important new drug to treat malaria
- and more
Illustrated with over fifty reproductions of photographs,
newspaper cartoons, public health posters, and the like, Invisible
Enemies is an intense and intriguing mix of history, biography,
and biology.


Categoría   Sub-Categoría
Salud y Bienestar   Diseases
Young Adult Nonfiction   Science & Technology

ISBN 13:9780374336073
ISBN 10:0374336075
Formato:Tapa Dura
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:259
Tamaño:9.30" l x 6.20" w x 1.00" h
Edades: 12+
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