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The Resource Spillover : animal infections and the next human pandemic, David Quammen

Spillover : animal infections and the next human pandemic, David Quammen

Label
Spillover : animal infections and the next human pandemic
Title
Spillover
Title remainder
animal infections and the next human pandemic
Statement of responsibility
David Quammen
Title variation
Animal infections and the next human pandemic
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A masterpiece of science reporting that tracks the animal origins of emerging human diseases
Summary
Examines the emergence and causes of new diseases all over the world, describing a process called "spillover" where illness originates in wild animals before being passed to humans and discusses the potential for the next huge pandemic
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012
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10141257
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Quammen, David
Dewey number
614.4/3
Index
index present
LC call number
RA639
LC item number
.Q83 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Animals as carriers of disease
Target audience
adult
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animal infections and the next human pandemic
Label
Spillover : animal infections and the next human pandemic, David Quammen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
  • The
  • chimp and the river--
  • It depends
  • Pale horse
  • Thirteen gorillas
  • Everything comes from somewhere
  • Dinner at the rat farm
  • The
  • deer, the parrot, and the kid next door
  • Going viral
  • Celestial hosts
Control code
21024107
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
587 pages
Isbn
9780393066807
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012029300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780393066807
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn806985373
  • (OCoLC)806985373
Label
Spillover : animal infections and the next human pandemic, David Quammen
Publication
Copyright
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
  • The
  • chimp and the river--
  • It depends
  • Pale horse
  • Thirteen gorillas
  • Everything comes from somewhere
  • Dinner at the rat farm
  • The
  • deer, the parrot, and the kid next door
  • Going viral
  • Celestial hosts
Control code
21024107
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
587 pages
Isbn
9780393066807
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012029300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780393066807
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn806985373
  • (OCoLC)806985373

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