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On pandemics : deadly diseases from bubonic plague to coronavirus —Waltner-Toews, David, 1948- author.
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2020
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"Authored by a leading epidemiologist, this engrossing book answers our questions about animal diseases that jump to humans--called zoonoses--including what attracts them to humans, why they have become more common in re...

How to survive a pandemic —Greger, Michael, author.
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2020
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"From tuberculosis to bird flu and HIV to coronavirus, these infectious diseases share a common origin story: human interaction with animals. Otherwise known as zoonotic diseases for their passage from animals to humans,...

Spillover : animal infections and the next human pandemic —Quammen, David, 1948- author.
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2013
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"The next big human pandemic-the next disease cataclysm, perhaps on the scale of AIDS or the 1918 influenza-is likely to be caused by a new virus coming to humans from wildlife. Experts call such an event "spillover" and...

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