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Little Book of Pandemics

Peter Moore

Little Book of Pandemics

by Peter Moore

  • 191 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Collins .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Epidemiology,
  • History,
  • Medical / History,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9952588M
    ISBN 100061374210
    ISBN 109780061374210
    OCLC/WorldCa156816578

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    This book offers the first comprehensive analysis of the psychology of pandemics. It describes the psychological reactions to pandemics, including maladaptive behaviors, emotions, and defensive reactions, and reviews the psychological vulnerability factors that contribute to .   The Flame Alphabet, Ben Marcus Kind of like the scarier cousin of The Word Exchange, Ben Marcus’s novel posits a world in which the voices of children turn poisonous, causing all adults to develop sores, lose teeth, and suffer all sorts of other gross progresses to include all voices and all language of any kind, which means somebody has to start developing new ways of Author: Ryan Britt.

    Get this from a library! The little book of pandemics: 50 of the world's most virulent plagues and infectious diseases. [Pete Moore]. Pandemics Book Summary: As the world becomes more connected, the threat of pandemics becomes more serious, and being informed about fast-spreading illnesses is more important now than ever before. Readers explore global diseases of the past and present, how modern outbreaks are controlled and treated, and how doctors and scientists are working to prevent pandemics in the future.


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Poor editing and construction aside, "The Little Book of Pandemics" is quite interesting, and at times even jaunty. The reader is treated to a short history of a particular plague such as giardia, its symptoms and effects, plus how a person becomes infected.

Treatment (if there is one) is given a paragraph, and the author usually ends by /5(9). out of 5 stars The Little Book of Pandemics: 50 of the world's most virulent plague and infectious diseases Reviewed in the United States on J Excellent book for those who just want a quick view of different diseases effecting our world today and in the past/5(12).

The Little Book of Pandemics book. Read 15 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. As the world waits once again to see if the latest vir /5(15). The Little Book of Pandemics book. Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

vProduct Details ISBN Publisher: /5. Some of these books about isolation and pandemics were written long beforeand others eerily came out just as this virus was starting to spread IRL.

Some books aren't about pandemics or the Author: Kathryn Lindsay. With coronavirus in the news, pandemics are on the minds of many, but few who have not read your book on the subject (or the books you recommend here) could precisely define what a pandemic is.

How do you define pandemic. The most basic definition is that a pandemic is a very large epidemic which affects a large number of people across a swath of time and space.

The Little Book of Pandemics: 50 of the World's Most Virulent Plagues and Infectious Diseases by Peter Moore and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Warning to chronic germophobes: The Little Book of Pandemics may cause severe insomnia.

With this handy little book, medical journalist Peter Moore taps our deep-seated fascination with infectious danger. Displaying almost eerie forensic precision, he charts dozens of ghastly plagues from outbreak and first symptoms to final mass resting places.4/5(4).

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The Little Book of Pandemics 50 of the World's Most Virulent Plagues and Infectious Diseases (Book): Moore, Pete: As the world waits once again to see if the latest virus will decimate the population, The Little Black of Pandemics looks at the greatest natural killers of all time.

This concise and intelligent look at the most deadly viral and bacterial diseases includes expert opinion on. Pandemics What Everyone Needs To Know. Welcome,you are looking at books for reading, the Pandemics What Everyone Needs To Know, you will able to read or download in Pdf or ePub books and notice some of author may have lock the live reading for some of ore it need a FREE signup process to obtain the book.

The cover is catchy, but the title is a little bit misleading since the book doesn't talk exclusively about pandemics. In my opinion, a more descriptive title could've been "The Little Book of Infectious Diseases".

I found it very informative, though reading it now in while being published insome of the information is outdated. "O Pages:   Pandemics of the Past. initiating the miseries to come,” Barbara W. Tuchman wrote in her book “A Distant Mirror: Known as the Little Ice Age, the shift in weather was mysterious.

Book Overview A concise and compelling insight into 50 of the most virulent and vicious plagues, pandemics, and infectious diseases currently known to medical science, this is your guide book to diseases of the past and present with some warnings about the future.

This book is a monumental one, which provides a depth of perspective and research on the most lethal influenza outbreak in history, as well as the morality surrounding a pandemic. The Best Non-Fiction Books About Pandemics, Diseases, and Outbreaks of the Past as this book will leave little doubt.

The wrenching scenes of suffering and the courage of those fighting the. Little Book Of Pandemics by Peter Moore available in Flexible onalso read synopsis and reviews.

As the world waits once again to see if the latest virus will decimate the population, The Little. Get this from a library. The little book of pandemics: 50 of the world's most virulent plagues and infectious diseases.

[Pete Moore] -- Profiles fifty deadly viral and bacterial diseases, including influenza, measles, gonorrhea, and salmonella; providing information on their origins, symptoms and effects, region of. The book, written months ago, imagines a global pandemic, with millions infected by a virus that began in Asia.

David Remnick, Wright's editor at The New Yorker, calls it "the year's most. But it is shorthand for a much larger body of corroborating evidence about the likelihood of new pandemics, based on the reporting and research I did over the past six years, which I write about in the book.

Among the emerging disease experts I talked to, the idea of another major pandemic in the near future is taken as a given.

The Little Book of Pandemics: 50 of the World's Most Virulent Plagues and Infectious Diseases. Pete Moore. Key Porter Books, - Communicable diseases - pages. 0 Reviews. The three greatest killers in human history have not been war, famine or natural disaster.

They have been influenza, Black Death and AIDS.A pandemic (from Greek πᾶν, pan, "all" and δῆμος, demos, "people") is an epidemic of disease that has spread across a large region, for instance multiple continents or worldwide, affecting a substantial number of people. A widespread endemic disease with a stable number of infected people is not a pandemic.

Widespread endemic diseases with a stable number of infected people such as. Little Book of Pandemics Paperback – Feb 1 by Peter Moore (Author), Pete Moore (Author) out of 5 stars 5 ratings. See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" /5(5).