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

Quammen, David, 1948- (author.). Quammen, David, 1948- Based on (work): Spillover : animal infections and the next human pandemic. (Added Author).

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

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.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 614.57 .Q16e 2014 (Text) 37814002852094 NON-FICTION Book None 07/13/2015 Available -
Columbia Gorge Community College Library 614.5 QUAM 2014 (Text) 33892002492057 Main Collection Book None 10/30/2014 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande 614.57 Q16 (Text) 35178001480659 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 11/14/2014 Available -
Sherman County Public/School Library 614.5 QUA (Text) 37039000048152 NON-FICTION Book None 12/23/2014 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780393351552
  • ISBN: 0393351556
  • Physical Description: 119 pages : illustration, map ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Extracted, but with updated and additional material from: Spillover : animal infections and the next human pandemic / David Quammen. c2012.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 114-119).
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Ebola virus disease > Popular works.
Epidemics > History > Popular works.

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