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Outbreaks

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Science Seeks Safegaurds for Global Health.

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Hardcover, 64 pages, August 2008, Ages 10 and up.

Outbreaks provides a fascinating introduction to the fight against infectious diseases, including scientists who discovered various viruses and bacteria. The text outlines how we have learned to fight nature's harmful strains and to use others to our advantage; it also provides the latest findings on bird flu and SARS, Ebola and AIDS, and highly resistant strains of tuberculosis. Outbreaks gives readers the experts' view on an area of science which is vital to the future health of mankind.

Dimensions (in inches): 6-5/8 x 9-3/4.

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