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The Resource Outbreak! : 50 tales of epidemics that terrorized the world, Beth Skwarecki

Outbreak! : 50 tales of epidemics that terrorized the world, Beth Skwarecki

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Outbreak! : 50 tales of epidemics that terrorized the world
Title
Outbreak!
Title remainder
50 tales of epidemics that terrorized the world
Statement of responsibility
Beth Skwarecki
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Describes 50 outbreaks of disease throughout history. Also explains how and why these diseases spread and how humans tried to stop them"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skwarecki, Beth
Dewey number
614.4
Index
index present
LC call number
RA649
LC item number
.S59 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epidemics
  • MEDICAL
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
Label
Outbreak! : 50 tales of epidemics that terrorized the world, Beth Skwarecki
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
World takeover: malaria -- The fiery serpent: Guinea worm -- The plague of Athens: unknown disease -- Galen's plague: smallpox -- The plague of Justinian: bubonic plague -- A vicious cycle: smallpox -- Message from a sacred mountain: smallpox -- Saint Anthony's fire: ergotism -- A doomed crusade: scurvy -- The knights of Lazarus: leprosy (Hansen's disease) -- China's plague: bubonic plague -- The black death: bubonic plague -- The sweating sickness: unknown disease -- The first invaders: influenza -- The French disease: syphilis -- The dancing plague: mass psychogenic illness -- The fall of Moctezuma: smallpox -- The lost cure for scurvy: scurvy -- The king's evil: scrofula -- Squanto's backstory: unknown disease -- The first miracle cure: malaria -- The great plague of London: bubonic plague -- Scourge of a young nation's capital: yellow fever -- Peeing red: schistosomiasis -- The romantic disease: tuberculosis -- The Haitian revolution: yellow fever -- Birth of a pandemic: cholera -- Childbed fever: uterine infection -- Mapping death: cholera -- Exiled on Molokai: leprosy (Hansen's disease) -- Beat of the death-drum: measles -- Tunnel of anemia: hookworm -- Rabies loses its bite: rabies -- The Beriberi box: beriberi -- The Chinatown plague: bubonic plague -- Down by the riverside: sleeping sickness -- Typhoid Mary and friends: typhoid fever -- An unpopular discovery: pellagra -- The "Spanish" flu: influenza -- Serum by dogsled: diphtheria -- Just another horror: typhus -- The beginning of the end for polio: polio -- Breakbone fever: Dengue hemorrhagic fever -- The brain-eating amoeba: primary amebic meningoencephalitis -- The leak from compound 19: anthrax -- AIDS panic and progress: AIDS -- Mad cow spreads to humans: transmissible spongiform encephalopathy -- The locker room menace: MRSA -- The secret epidemic: SARS -- Ebola is real: ebola
Control code
1699196
Dimensions
22cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781440596278
Lccn
2016015141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1699196
  • (Sirsi) 1699196
  • (OCoLC)945029491
Label
Outbreak! : 50 tales of epidemics that terrorized the world, Beth Skwarecki
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
World takeover: malaria -- The fiery serpent: Guinea worm -- The plague of Athens: unknown disease -- Galen's plague: smallpox -- The plague of Justinian: bubonic plague -- A vicious cycle: smallpox -- Message from a sacred mountain: smallpox -- Saint Anthony's fire: ergotism -- A doomed crusade: scurvy -- The knights of Lazarus: leprosy (Hansen's disease) -- China's plague: bubonic plague -- The black death: bubonic plague -- The sweating sickness: unknown disease -- The first invaders: influenza -- The French disease: syphilis -- The dancing plague: mass psychogenic illness -- The fall of Moctezuma: smallpox -- The lost cure for scurvy: scurvy -- The king's evil: scrofula -- Squanto's backstory: unknown disease -- The first miracle cure: malaria -- The great plague of London: bubonic plague -- Scourge of a young nation's capital: yellow fever -- Peeing red: schistosomiasis -- The romantic disease: tuberculosis -- The Haitian revolution: yellow fever -- Birth of a pandemic: cholera -- Childbed fever: uterine infection -- Mapping death: cholera -- Exiled on Molokai: leprosy (Hansen's disease) -- Beat of the death-drum: measles -- Tunnel of anemia: hookworm -- Rabies loses its bite: rabies -- The Beriberi box: beriberi -- The Chinatown plague: bubonic plague -- Down by the riverside: sleeping sickness -- Typhoid Mary and friends: typhoid fever -- An unpopular discovery: pellagra -- The "Spanish" flu: influenza -- Serum by dogsled: diphtheria -- Just another horror: typhus -- The beginning of the end for polio: polio -- Breakbone fever: Dengue hemorrhagic fever -- The brain-eating amoeba: primary amebic meningoencephalitis -- The leak from compound 19: anthrax -- AIDS panic and progress: AIDS -- Mad cow spreads to humans: transmissible spongiform encephalopathy -- The locker room menace: MRSA -- The secret epidemic: SARS -- Ebola is real: ebola
Control code
1699196
Dimensions
22cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781440596278
Lccn
2016015141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1699196
  • (Sirsi) 1699196
  • (OCoLC)945029491

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