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  • Quammen, David, 1948-
     
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  • Animals as carriers of disease.
     
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  • Zoonoses.
     
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  • Communicable diseases in animals.
     
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  • Epidemics -- Forecasting.
     
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  • Communicable diseases -- Forecasting.
     
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  • World health -- Forecasting.
     
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    Spillover : animal infections and the next human pandemic / David Quammen.
    by Quammen, David, 1948-
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    New York : W.W. Norton, c2012.
    Subjects
  • Animals as carriers of disease.
  •  
  • Zoonoses.
  •  
  • Communicable diseases in animals.
  •  
  • Epidemics -- Forecasting.
  •  
  • Communicable diseases -- Forecasting.
  •  
  • World health -- Forecasting.
  • ISBN: 
    9780393066807 (hbk.)
    0393066800
    Description: 
    587 p. : maps ; 25 cm.
    Edition: 
    1st ed.
    Contents: 
    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 -- The chimp and the river-- It depends.
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    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.
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