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Anthrax, Second Edition

Anthrax became a household word in 2001 when spores of the bacterium were delivered via the U.S. postal service by unknown terrorists. The very mention of anthrax has the potential to set off a panic, but what … (See Below for Full Description)
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Anthrax became a household word in 2001 when spores of the bacterium were delivered via the U.S. postal service by unknown terrorists. The very mention of anthrax has the potential to set off a panic, but what is anthrax, what are its symptoms, and why is it so dangerous? Anthrax, Second Edition looks at the history of this deadly disease, from biblical times to the present, and investigates possible treatments to protect humans against it. This revised edition provides relevant, up-to-date information about anthrax and what doctors and scientists are doing to combat this threat.

Chapters include:
  • A Cloud of Death
  • The Fifth Plague
  • Human Anthrax
  • Deadly Letters (Outbreak 2001)
  • Diagnosing and Treating Anthrax
  • Anthrax Vaccine
  • Anthrax and Bioterrorism.

Additional Info

ISBN-13 978-1-60413-233-5
ISBN-10 1604132337
eBook ISBN 978-1-4381-0131-6
Bundle Options Individual
Language English
Publisher Infobase Learning
From the Series Deadly Diseases and Epidemics
Author Janet Decker, Ph.D. and Alan Hecht, D.C.
Publication Date 11/1/2008
Book's Binding Hardcover
Imprint Chelsea House
Specifications Full-color photographs and illustrations. Sidebars. Further reading. References. Glossary. Charts. Diagrams. Web sites. Index.
Available Formats Print & eBook

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