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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
Contributor
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
DLC
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Wasik, Bill
Dewey number
614.5/63
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC148
LC item number
.W37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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Murphy, Monica
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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
Note
Includes index
Contents
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 -- The devil, leashed
Control code
ocn759911217
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 275 p.
Isbn
9780670023738
Lccn
2011043903
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)759911217
Label
Rabid : a cultural history of the world's most diabolical virus, Bill Wasik and Monica Murphy
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
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 -- The devil, leashed
Control code
ocn759911217
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 275 p.
Isbn
9780670023738
Lccn
2011043903
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)759911217

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