The Resource A planet of viruses, Carl Zimmer

A planet of viruses, Carl Zimmer

Label
A planet of viruses
Title
A planet of viruses
Statement of responsibility
Carl Zimmer
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zimmer, Carl
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QR360
LC item number
.Z65 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2015 J-955
  • QW 160
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Viruses
  • Viruses
  • Virus Diseases
  • Viruses
Label
A planet of viruses, Carl Zimmer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Judy Diamond and Charles Wood -- Introduction -- "A contagious living fluid" -- Tobacco mosaic virus and the discovery of the virosphere -- Old companions -- The uncommon cold -- How rhinoviruses gently conquered the world -- Looking down from the stars -- Influenza's never-ending reinvention -- Rabbits with horns -- Human papillomavirus and infectious cancer -- Everywhere, in all things -- The enemy of our enemy -- Bacteriophages as viral medicine -- The infected ocean -- How marine phages rule the sea -- Our inner parasites -- Endogenous retroviruses and our virus-riddled genomes -- The viral future -- The young scourge -- Human immunodeficiency virus and the animal origins of diseases -- Becoming an American -- The globalization of West Nile virus -- Predicting the next plague -- Ebola virus and the many others like it -- The long goodbye -- The delayed oblivion of smallpox -- Epilogue -- The alien in the water cooler -- Giant viruses and the definition of life
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
x, 122 pages
Isbn
9780226294209
Lccn
2015011313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Stock number
99966562397
System control number
  • (OCoLC)906447523
  • (OCoLC)ocn906447523
Label
A planet of viruses, Carl Zimmer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Judy Diamond and Charles Wood -- Introduction -- "A contagious living fluid" -- Tobacco mosaic virus and the discovery of the virosphere -- Old companions -- The uncommon cold -- How rhinoviruses gently conquered the world -- Looking down from the stars -- Influenza's never-ending reinvention -- Rabbits with horns -- Human papillomavirus and infectious cancer -- Everywhere, in all things -- The enemy of our enemy -- Bacteriophages as viral medicine -- The infected ocean -- How marine phages rule the sea -- Our inner parasites -- Endogenous retroviruses and our virus-riddled genomes -- The viral future -- The young scourge -- Human immunodeficiency virus and the animal origins of diseases -- Becoming an American -- The globalization of West Nile virus -- Predicting the next plague -- Ebola virus and the many others like it -- The long goodbye -- The delayed oblivion of smallpox -- Epilogue -- The alien in the water cooler -- Giant viruses and the definition of life
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
x, 122 pages
Isbn
9780226294209
Lccn
2015011313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Stock number
99966562397
System control number
  • (OCoLC)906447523
  • (OCoLC)ocn906447523

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