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SPILLOVER: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Nature writer and intrepid traveler Quammen (The Reluctant Mr. Darwin, 2006, etc.) sums up in one absorbing volume what we know about some of the world's scariest scourges: Ebola, AIDS, pandemic influenza—and what we can do to thwart the "NBO," the Next Big One.The author discusses zoonoses, infectious diseases that originate in animals and spread to humans. The technical term is "spillover." It ... Read full review

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