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The Resource Rabid : a cultural history of the world's most diabolical virus, Bill Wasik and Monica Murphy

Rabid : a cultural history of the world's most diabolical virus, Bill Wasik and Monica Murphy

Label
Rabid : a cultural history of the world's most diabolical virus
Title
Rabid
Title remainder
a cultural history of the world's most diabolical virus
Statement of responsibility
Bill Wasik and Monica Murphy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Charts the history, science, and cultural mythology of rabies, documenting how before its vaccine the disease caused fatal brain infections and sparked the creations of monsters, including werewolves, vampires and zombies
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Wasik, Bill
Dewey number
614.5/63
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Rabies
  • Rabies
Label
Rabid : a cultural history of the world's most diabolical virus, Bill Wasik and Monica Murphy
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
Introduction: Looking the devil in the eye -- In the beginning -- The middle rages -- A virus with teeth? -- Canicide -- King Louis -- The zoonotic century -- The survivors -- Island of the mad dogs -- Conclusion: The devil, leashed
Control code
1444559
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9780143123576
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1444559
  • (OCoLC)820123624
Label
Rabid : a cultural history of the world's most diabolical virus, Bill Wasik and Monica Murphy
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
Introduction: Looking the devil in the eye -- In the beginning -- The middle rages -- A virus with teeth? -- Canicide -- King Louis -- The zoonotic century -- The survivors -- Island of the mad dogs -- Conclusion: The devil, leashed
Control code
1444559
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9780143123576
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1444559
  • (OCoLC)820123624

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