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Spillover

Author: David Quammen
Publisher: London : The Bodley Head Ltd., 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As globalization spreads and as we destroy the ancient ecosystems, we encounter strange and dangerous infections that originate in animals but that can be transmitted to humans. Diseases that were  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Quammen
ISBN: 9781847920102 1847920101
OCLC Number: 822732883
Awards: Winner of Society of Biology Book Awards: General Biology Book 2014
Short-listed for National Book Critics Circle Awards: Nonfiction 2013
Responsibility: David Quammen.

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"A frightening and fascinating masterpiece of science reporting that reads like a detective story" -- Walter Isaacson "Quammen has a wide range of knowledge, an agile pen, and a generous heart" -- Read more...

 
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