OUTBREAK : PLAGUES THAT CHANGED
New York : Crown, 2005
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day we pick up the newspaper or turn on the news to hear about another
threat to our health. Be it West Nile virus or Eastern Equine Encephalitis
or Avian Flu, each is touted as being the next major outbreak. What
were some of the major outbreaks of the past? And just how widespread
were they? How did the pandemics start? And what stopped them?
Communicable disease -- History.
Epidemics -- History.
Diseases and history.
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