The terrifying true story of the origins of the ebola virus by richard preston. Richard preston goes into painstaking detail in this account of the great sacrifices made by the scientists and nuns in order to try and stem the flow of the virus, and tells the story in an intelligent and compassionate way. The hot zonei think people should know about the history of ebola. The particular strain dealt with in the hot zone is the most lethal, ebola zaire, the strain which is currently active in africa. By purchasing this title, you may be eligible to receive an ebook credit toward select titles. This book, the hot zone by richard preston, is a true account of the study of marburg and ebola viruses in the years preceding the full blown epidemic. The book was published in multiple languages including english, consists of 352 pages and is available in paperback format.
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Biosafety level 4 hot agent on a human being can ever forget them, but the effects pile up, one after the other, until they obliterate the person beneath them. The terrifying true story of the origins of the ebola virus. A terrifying true story is a bestselling 1994 nonfiction thriller by richard preston about the origins and incidents involving viral hemorrhagic fevers, particularly ebolaviruses and marburgviruses. Richard preston is a journalist and nonfiction writer. The hot zone richard preston the terrifying true story of the. The hot zone authorrichard preston countrysouth africa, united states languageenglish publisheranchor publication date 1994 media typeprint ebook and audiobook pages420 isbn0385479565 oclc32052009 dewey decimal 614. The terrifying true story of the origins of the ebola virus pdf epub book. Buy richard preston ebooks to read online or download in pdf or epub on your pc, tablet or mobile device. Richard preston has answered all my troubling questions by telling the scientific truth that was withheld by news coverage during the epidemic. The hot zone isbn 9780385479561 pdf epub richard preston. There is more than one author in the goodreads database with this name.1400 1302 391 807 1433 563 198 725 769 30 439 1250 1327 1047 513 1460 998 649 1405 312 1030 1330 125 698 615 1053 590 1187 929 1151 157 565 236 1430 1007 1176 1512 509 780 986 292 870 228 404 718 387 284 1027 541 1302