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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Deadly diseases and epidemics.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch YA 616.9 FIN SMA (Text) 34207001173906 Young Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 616.912 FINER (Text) 34706001098138 Non-Fiction 600-699 Available -

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  • ISBN: 079107594X
  • ISBN: 9780791075944
  • Physical Description: 110 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Philadelphia, Penn. : Chelsea House Pub., 2004.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 102-103) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Elimination of a dreadful scourge -- History's great slate-wiper -- Smallpox in the Americas -- Developing the smallpox vaccine -- Smallpox virus -- Smallpox: the disease -- Treating smallpox -- Should the smallpox virus be destroyed? -- Bioweapons threat -- New concerns and future prospects.
Summary, etc.:
Although we thought we had eliminated this scourge, recent events have brought smallpox back into the limelight. Finer discusses the history of the disease as well as treatment and prevention. --From publisher description.
Subject: Smallpox

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Deadly diseases and epidemics.

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