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Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic
Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic
by David Quammen
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A New York Times Notable Book of the Year, a Scientific American Best Book of the Year, and a Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award Ebola, SARS, Hendra, AIDS, and countless other deadly viruses all have one thing in common: the bugs that... (read more)

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Mushrooms Demystified 2ND Edition
Mushrooms Demystified 2ND Edition
by David Arora
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CN... (read more)

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Psilocybin Mushrooms of the World: An Identification Guide
Psilocybin Mushrooms of the World: An Identification Guide
by Paul Stamets
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From the author of GROWING GOURMET AND MEDICINAL MUSHROOMS comes the only identification guide exclusively devoted to the world's psilocybin-containing mushrooms. Detailed descriptions and color photographs for over 100 species are provided, as well as... (read more)

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Missing Microbes: How the Overuse of Antibiotics Is Fueling Our Modern Plagues
Missing Microbes: How the Overuse of Antibiotics Is Fueling Our Modern Plagues
by Martin J Blaser
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A critically important and startling look at the harmful effects of overusing antibiotics, from the field's leading expert Tracing one scientists journey toward understanding the crucial importance of the microbiome, this revolutionary book will take... (read more)

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Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic
Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic
by David Quammen
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The emergence of strange new diseases is a frightening problem that seems to be getting worse. In this age of speedy travel, it threatens a worldwide pandemic. We hear news reports of Ebola, SARS, AIDS, and something called Hendra killing horses and... (read more)

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Lab 257: The Disturbing Story of the Government's Secret Germ Laboratory
Lab 257: The Disturbing Story of the Government's Secret Germ Laboratory
by Michael Christopher Carroll
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Strictly off limits to the public, Plum Island is home to virginal beaches, cliffs, forests, ponds -- and the deadliest germs that have ever roamed the planet. Lab 257 blows the lid off the stunning true nature and checkered history of Plum Island. It... (read more)

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Microbiology (13 Edition)
Microbiology (13 Edition)
by David Wessner
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This book helps to develop a meaningful connection with the material through the incorporation of primary literature, applications and examples. The text offers an ideal balance between comprehensive, in-depth coverage of core concepts, while employing a... (read more)

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Parasite Rex: Inside the Bizarre World of Nature's Most Dangerous Creatures
Parasite Rex: Inside the Bizarre World of Nature's Most Dangerous Creatures
by Carl Zimmer
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andlt;B andgt;IN THIS REISSUED PAPERBACK EDITION WITH A NEW EPILOGUE, CARL ZIMMER REVEALS THE POWER, DANGER, AND BEAUTY OF PARASITES.andlt;/Bandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;For centuries, parasites have lived in nightmares, horror stories, and the... (read more)

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The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Diseases in a World Out of Balance
The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Diseases in a World Out of Balance
by Laurie Garrett
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Unpurified drinking water. Improper use of antibiotics. Local warfare. Massive refugee migration. Changing social and environmental conditions around the world have fostered the spread of new and potentially devastating viruses and diseases—HIV... (read more)

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The Viral Storm: The Dawn of a New Pandemic Age
The Viral Storm: The Dawn of a New Pandemic Age
by Nathan Wolfe
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“[A] quietly terrifying book. . . . Its hard not to feel a bit feverish at times while reading.” —The Boston Globe   In The Viral Storm, award-winning biologist Nathan Wolfe tells the story of how viruses and human beings have... (read more)

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Microbe Hunters
Microbe Hunters
by Paul De Kruif
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This science classic by Paul de Kruif chronicles the pioneering bacteriological work of the first scientists to see and learn from the microscopic world.   Paul de Kruif's Microbe Hunters is a timeless dramatization of the scientists... (read more)

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A Planet of Viruses
A Planet of Viruses
by Carl Zimmer
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Viruses are the smallest living things known to science, yet they hold the entire planet in their sway. We are most familiar with the viruses that give us colds or the flu, but viruses also cause a vast range of other diseases, including one disorder... (read more)

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The Demon in the Freezer
The Demon in the Freezer
by Richard Preston
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The first major bioterror event in the United States — the anthrax attacks in October 2001 — was a clarion call for scientists who work with "hot" agents to find ways of protecting civilian populations against biological weapons. In The Demon... (read more)

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Microbiology : an Introduction (10TH 10 - Old Edition)
Microbiology : an Introduction (10TH 10 - Old Edition)
by Gerard J. Tortora
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This package contains the following components: -0321560280: Laboratory Experiments in Microbiology -0321550072: Microbiology: An Introduction with MyMicrobiologyPlace... (read more)

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Myxomycetes: A Handbook of Slime Molds
Myxomycetes: A Handbook of Slime Molds
by Steven L. Stephenson
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This book identifies all the species one is likely to encounter, with extensive information on their structural features, distribution, and ecological associations. Superbly illustrated, including keys, it is an introduction to their biology as well as a... (read more)

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Flu: The Story of the Great Influenza Pandemic of 1918 and the Search for the Virus That Caused It
Flu: The Story of the Great Influenza Pandemic of 1918 and the Search for the Virus That Caused It
by Gina Kolata
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When we think of plagues, we think of AIDS, Ebola, anthrax spores, and, of course, the Black Death. But in 1918 the Great Flu Epidemic killed an estimated 40 million people virtually overnight. If such a plague returned today, taking a comparable... (read more)

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Viruses, Plagues, and History: Past, Present and Future (Rev 10 Edition)
Viruses, Plagues, and History: Past, Present and Future (Rev 10 Edition)
by Michael B. A. Oldstone
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The story of viruses and the story of humanity have been intertwined since the dawn of history. The first small cities formed not only the cradle of civilization, but the spawning ground for the earliest viral epidemics, the first opportunity for viruses... (read more)

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A Field Guide to Bacteria
A Field Guide to Bacteria
by Betsey Dexter Dyer
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-338) and index.... (read more)

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Planet of Viruses (12 Edition)
Planet of Viruses (12 Edition)
by Carl Zimmer
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Viruses are the smallest living things known to science, yet they hold the entire planet in their sway. We are most familiar with the viruses that give us colds or the flu, but viruses also cause a vast range of other diseases, including one disorder... (read more)

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Laboratory Exercises in Microbiology (4TH 12 Edition)
Laboratory Exercises in Microbiology (4TH 12 Edition)
by Robert A. Pollack
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The Microbiology Laboratory Manual by Pollack presents exercises and experiments on microbiology laboratory. The labs are introduced in a clear and concise manner, while maintaining a reader-friendly tone. The manual contains a variety of interactive... (read more)

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