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The Resource Deadly companions : how microbes shaped our history, Dorothy H. Crawford

Deadly companions : how microbes shaped our history, Dorothy H. Crawford

Label
Deadly companions : how microbes shaped our history
Title
Deadly companions
Title remainder
how microbes shaped our history
Statement of responsibility
Dorothy H. Crawford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of human history has been inextricably entwined with the story of microbes. Combining tales of devastating epidemics with accessible science and fascinating history, Deadly Companions reveals how closely microbes have evolved with us over the millennia, shaping human culture through infection, disease, and deadly pandemic. - ;Ever since we started huddling together in communities, the story of human history has been inextricably entwined with the story of microbes. They have evolved and spread amongst us, shaping our culture through infection, disease, and pandemic. At the same time
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crawford, Dorothy H
Dewey number
614.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA649
LC item number
.C73 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WC 11.1
NLM item number
C899d 2007
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epidemics
  • Infection
  • Communicable diseases
  • Diseases and history
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Bacterial Infections
  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Parasitic Diseases
  • Virus Diseases
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • Communicable diseases
  • Diseases and history
  • Epidemics
  • Infection
  • Epidemiologie
  • Gesundheitsgefährdung
  • Infektionskrankheit
  • Mikroorganismus
Label
Deadly companions : how microbes shaped our history, Dorothy H. Crawford
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 228-240) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How it all began -- Our microbial inheritance -- Microbes jump species -- Crowds, filth and poverty -- Microbes go global -- Famine and devastation -- Deadly companions revealed -- The fight back
Control code
183198723
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 250 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611146962
Lccn
2007036154
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
114696
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)183198723
Label
Deadly companions : how microbes shaped our history, Dorothy H. Crawford
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 228-240) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How it all began -- Our microbial inheritance -- Microbes jump species -- Crowds, filth and poverty -- Microbes go global -- Famine and devastation -- Deadly companions revealed -- The fight back
Control code
183198723
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 250 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611146962
Lccn
2007036154
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
114696
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)183198723

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