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Published: 01 September 2011

176 Pages | 19 b/w halftones

4 3/8 x 6 3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199574858

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Viruses: A Very Short Introduction

Dorothy H. Crawford

Very Short Introductions

  • Everything you'll ever need to know about viruses in one book
  • Includes stories about epidemics such as HIV, swine flu, and SARS to 'good' viruses in the oceans
  • Evaluates the evidence about cancer-causing viruses
  • Looks at the development of the vaccine and the remarkable changes it brought
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - more than three million copies sold worldwide