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The New Killer Germs free pdf As bird flu continues to spread around the world and the number of people dying from hospital-acquired infections rises yearly, the possibility of another plague has become a terrifying prospect. World leaders are now struggling against two critical foes. Firstly they need contingency plans that can cope with another pandemic. Secondly they need to combat global terrorism. And then there is the very real potential for an unprecedented and devastating combination of the two - biological warfare. This gripping study of biological agents of disease explores the history of outbreaks, points to the most insidious strains on the horizon, and explores the likelihood of deliberate contamination.

About Pete Moore

Over the last decade Pete Moore has written 12 books that reflect on the ways in which science has had an impact upon humanity, and has won six awards for his work. His books include In Babel's Shadow: Genetic Technologies in a Fracturing Society and Being Me: What it Means to be Human.

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Author : Pete Moore
Publisher : Carlton Books Ltd
Data Published : 06 March 2006
ISBN : 1844423522
EAN : 9781844423521
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 256 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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