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John Grant Fuller : Fever!: The hunt for a new killer virus,

Author: John Grant Fuller
Title: Fever!: The hunt for a new killer virus,
Moochable copies: No copies available
Published in: English
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 297
Date: 1974
ISBN: 0883490129
Publisher: Reader's Digest Press; distributed by Dutton
Weight: 1.75 pounds
Size: 6.1 x 9.2 x 1.2 inches
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February 1969 - deadly unidentified virus reported from remote African missionary hospital, two American nurses stricken and died within 10 days. Doctors stymied by mysterious symptoms of the killer: soaring temperature, painful backache, swelling of the throat and neck, discolored skin! Latest victim airlifted to special isolation ward at New York's Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, blood samples rushed to Yale's Arborvirus Laboratory, all-out search launches to discover an antidote. U. S. Public Health officials alarmed, virus has the potential to decimate the whole population, aviation officials consider cancellation of all jet travel to critical world areas.
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