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The Resource Invincible Microbe

Invincible Microbe

Label
Invincible Microbe
Title
Invincible Microbe
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Subject
Summary
This is the story of a killer that has been striking people down for thousands of years:tuberculosis. After centuries of ineffective treatments, the microorganism that causesTB was identified, and the cure was thought to be within reach—but drug-resistantvarieties continue to plague and panic the human race. The "biography" of this deadlygerm, an account of the diagnosis, treatment, and "cure" of the disease over time,and the social history of an illness that could strike anywhere but was most prevalentamong the poor are woven together in an engrossing, carefully researched narrative.Bibliography, source notes, index
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  • Murphy, Jim
  • Blank, Alison
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Science
  • Nonfiction
Label
Invincible Microbe
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:fe7e58ed-4d76-455b-b555-ee4d6c403b73
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780547822686
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Invincible Microbe
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:fe7e58ed-4d76-455b-b555-ee4d6c403b73
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780547822686
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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