The Chickens Fight Back: Pandemic Panics and Deadly Diseases That Jump from Animals to Humans

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Author: David Waltner-Toews
Publisher: Greystone Books
Pages: 247
Language: english
Year: 2007
ISBN 10: 1553652703
ISBN 13: 9781553652700
Series: Unknown
Edition: 1
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Synopsis

Emerging diseases like mad cow, SARS, and avian flu are — for the moment, at least — far more prevalent in animals than in humans. Still, the knowledge that measles, TB, and smallpox were at one time “emerging” diseases that...