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Author Jones, Susan D., 1964-

Title Death in a small package : a short history of anthrax / Susan D. Jones

Publ Info Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  QR201.A6 J66 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  QR201 A6 J66 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xviii, 329 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Johns Hopkins biographies of disease
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Infectivity and fear : charbon and the cursed fields -- Availability : understanding the germ of anthrax -- Transmission : anthrax enters the factory -- Casualty effectiveness : war and anthrax -- Resistance : anthrax, the modern laboratory, and the environment -- Detection and verification : the weapon and the disease -- Epilogue stories about anthrax
LC subject Anthrax -- History
Biological weapons -- History
Mesh Subject Anthrax -- history
Biological Warfare Agents -- history
ISBN 9780801896965 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0801896967 (hardcover : alk. paper)