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A Field Guide to Germs
A Field Guide to Germs
Written by Wayne Biddle
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345804631
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A Field Guide to Germs
Revised and Updated
Written by Wayne Biddle


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2012
Price: $11.99

From the ravages of the Ebola virus in Zaire to outbreaks of pneumonic plague in India and drug-resistant TB in New York City, contagious diseases are fighting back against once-unconquerable modern medicine. Public concern about infectious disease is on the rise as newspapers trumpet the arrivals of new germs and the... Read more >
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Smallpox: The Death of a Disease
The Inside Story of Eradicating a Worldwide Killer
Written by D. A. Henderson, M.D.


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 25, 2009
Price: $11.99

For more than 3000 years, hundreds of millions of people have died or been left permanently scarred or blind by the relentless, incurable disease called smallpox. In 1967, Dr. D.A. Henderson became director of a worldwide campaign to eliminate this disease from the face of the earth.

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Microcosm
Microcosm
Written by Carl Zimmer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307276865
Our Price: $16.00
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Microcosm
E. Coli and the New Science of Life
Written by Carl Zimmer


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: July 14, 2009
Price: $16.00

A Best Book of the YearSeed Magazine Granta Magazine The Plain-DealerIn this fascinating and utterly engaging book, Carl Zimmer traces E. coli's pivotal role in the history of biology, from the discovery of DNA to the latest advances in biotechnology. He reveals the many surprising and alarming parallels between... Read more >
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Smallpox: The Death of a Disease
Smallpox: The Death of a Disease
Written by D. A. Henderson, M.D., Foreword by Richard Preston
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591027225
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Smallpox: The Death of a Disease
The Inside Story of Eradicating a Worldwide Killer
Written by D. A. Henderson, M.D.
Foreword by Richard Preston


Format: Hardcover, 334 pages
On Sale: June 23, 2009
Price: $27.99

For more than 3000 years, hundreds of millions of people have died or been left permanently scarred or blind by the relentless, incurable disease called smallpox. In 1967, Dr. D.A. Henderson became director of a worldwide campaign to eliminate this disease from the face of the earth.

This spellbinding book is Dr... Read more >
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Microcosm
Microcosm
Written by Carl Zimmer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307377562
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Microcosm
E. coli and the New Science of Life
Written by Carl Zimmer


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2008
Price: $13.99

A Best Book of the YearSeed Magazine Granta Magazine The Plain-DealerIn this fascinating and utterly engaging book, Carl Zimmer traces E. coli's pivotal role in the history of biology, from the discovery of DNA to the latest advances in biotechnology. He reveals the many surprising and alarming parallels between... Read more >
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