Tracking Contagions, From Cholera to Coronaviruses and Beyond

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"Interweaving history, original reportage, and personal narrative, Pandemic explores the origins of epidemics, drawing parallels between the story of cholera--one of history's most disruptive and deadly pathogens--and the new pathogens that stalk humankind today"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York, NY : Picador/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2020
Edition: Second Picador paperback edition
ISBN: 9781250793249
Branch Call Number: 362.1 SHA 2020-08
Characteristics: xiii, 271 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 21 cm


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The COVID-19 coronavirus emerged as a Global pandemic in early 2020 and still holds the world in its grip in early 2021.

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