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Pandemics and global health / Barry Youngerman ; foreword by Susan Foster.

Youngerman, Barry. (Author).
Book Book (c2008.)
Description: xii, 353 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Publisher: New York, NY : Facts On File, c2008.
4 of 4 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Merrimack College. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 4 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Merrimack College Stacks (Lower Level) RA649 .Y65 2008 (Text to Phone) Available -
Middlesex - Bedford Campus Stacks RA649 .Y65 2008 (Text to Phone) Available -
Peabody Main YA Nonfiction YA/RA 649 .Y65 2008 (Text to Phone) Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780816070206 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0816070202 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780816077403 (pbk.)
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-307), glossary and index.
Contents: Part I: At issue -- Introduction -- Focus on the United States -- Global perspectives -- Part II: Primary sources -- United States documents -- International documents -- Part III: Research tools -- How to research pandemics and global health -- Facts and figures -- Key players A to Z -- Organizations and agencies.
Summary: Includes primary source documents.
Introduces major types of infectious agents and their transmission throught the world. Includes sections on the the global epidemics of SARS, HIV, AIDS, River Blindness, Malaria, and Influenza.
Citation: Youngerman, Barry. "Pandemics and global health." New York, NY : Facts On File, 2008.

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