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Published: 25 June 2015

144 Pages | Approx 20 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780199688937

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Infectious Disease: A Very Short Introduction

Marta Wayne and Benjamin Bolker

Very Short Introductions

  • Considers a range of infectious agents - viruses, bacteria, protists, and fungi - from an ecological and evolutionary viewpoint
  • Explains the general principles of infectious disease
  • Uses specific examples and case studies
  • Presents the outlook for management and control of infectious disease with a realistic but optimistic perspective
  • Part of the best selling Very Short Introductions series - over seven million copies sold worldwide

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