Germs

Author: Judith Miller
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439128154
Size: 25.50 MB
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In Germs, three veteran reporters draw on top sources inside and outside the U.S. government to lay bare Washington's secret strategies for combating this deadly threat.

Quarantine

Author: Howard Markel
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801861802
Size: 35.14 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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" Quarantine! unites the best of the two worlds of social history and clinical history in a narrative style so personal and at times gripping that a reader forgets that the book is meant primarily to be a scholarly text.

An Anatomy Of Addiction

Author: Howard Markel
Publisher: Vintage Books
ISBN: 1400078792
Size: 63.49 MB
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The medical historian documents the long-term use of cocaine by psychoanalysis founder Sigmund Freud and surgical pioneer William Halsted, revealing how their addictions played integral roles in their world-changing careers.

The Secret Life Of Germs

Author: Philip M. Tierno
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743421881
Size: 46.73 MB
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Examines the threats caused by an exploding level of germ infections, from the common cold to flesh-eating bacteria; offers ways to protect against infection; and discusses the media, germ warfare, and the importance of germs.

Killer Germs

Author: Barry Zimmerman
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071707476
Size: 21.97 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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This updated edition of Barry and David Zimmerman's classic on the subject offers a riveting retrospective of the havoc-wreaking microbes of the past as well as an engrossing exploration of emerging threats, including a new chapter on ...

A Kid S Official Guide To Germs

Author: Carole Marsh
Publisher: Gallopade International
ISBN: 9780635010827
Size: 45.70 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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A fascination look at all things germy and gross is what this book is all about. A wonder accoutrement to the two adult germ books, The Official Guide to Germs and 505 Flabbergasting Facts About Germs.

The Kelloggs

Author: Howard Markel
Publisher: Pantheon
ISBN: 0307907287
Size: 76.65 MB
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In The Kelloggs, Howard Markel tells the sweeping saga of these two extraordinary men, whose lifelong competition and enmity toward one another changed America’s notion of health and wellness from the mid-nineteenth to the mid-twentieth ...

Dirt Is Good

Author: Jack Gilbert
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1250132622
Size: 30.81 MB
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From two of the world’s top scientists and one of the world’s top science writers (all parents), Dirt Is Good is a q&a-based guide to everything you need to know about kids & germs. “Is it OK for my child to eat dirt?” That’s just ...

Germ Stories

Author: Arthur Kornberg
Publisher: University Science Books
ISBN: 9781891389511
Size: 54.27 MB
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Presents a collection of poems that describe a variety of germs and diseases.