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Outbreak in America : when the flu pandemic hits home

Author: Emma Sutton; Peter Leonard; BBC Education & Training.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities and Sciences, ©2007.
Series: Pandemic (Series)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A California businessman returns home from a meeting with Chinese executives. This program presents the frightening consequences of his journey, which has transformed him into America's Patient Zero -- an unwitting carrier of the deadly H5N1 virus. Although his story is fictional, it represents a disturbingly probable scenario for which even the world's most powerful nation has no satisfactory contingency  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Films for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Emma Sutton; Peter Leonard; BBC Education & Training.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
OCLC Number: 224474832
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally broadcast on the television program Horizon in 2006.
Performer(s): Narrator, Sean Pertwee.
Description: 1 videodisc (49 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: Pandemic (Series)
Other Titles: Horizon (Television program)
Responsibility: BBC Education & Training ; written and directed by Peter Leonard ; producer, Emma Sutton.

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"A California businessman returns home from a meeting with Chinese executives. This program presents the frightening consequences of his journey, which has transformed him into America's Patient Zero -- an unwitting carrier of the deadly H5N1 virus. Although his story is fictional, it represents a disturbingly probable scenario for which even the world's most powerful nation has no satisfactory contingency plan"--Container.

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