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Author Preston, Richard, 1954-

Title The hot zone / Richard Preston.

Imprint New York, NY : Anchor Books, 1995.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    614.57 PRE    Available
Edition 1st Anchor Books ed.
Description 323 p. : map ; 21 cm.
Note Originally published: New York : Random House, 1994.
Contents Shadow of Mount Elgon -- Monkey house -- Smashdown -- Kitum Cave Main characters -- Glossary -- Credits.
Summary Describes how a strain of lethal virus showed up in 1989 at a Virginia laboratory, and relates the efforts of a military biohazard SWAT team to identify and contain the virus.
Subject Ebola virus disease -- Virginia -- Reston.
Ebola virus disease -- Africa.
Primates as laboratory animals.
ISBN 9780385495226 (pbk.)
0385495226 (pbk.)

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