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Invincible microbe, tuberculosis and the never-ending search for a cure, Jim Murphy and Alison Blank - (hbk.)

Contributor
Summary
"From one of the most acclaimed writers of nonfiction for children, Invincible Microbe illuminates the seemingly unstoppable killer that's been haunting us for centuries: tuberculosis. Well-researched and including over 100 archival photos and prints, this compelling "biography" of a deadly germ is a must-read." -- Publisher
Table Of Contents
This is the story -- In the beginning -- The king's evil -- "There is a dread disease" -- Into the mountains -- "To comfort always" -- The cause -- The outsiders -- The cure -- "Like a fairy-tale" -- Supergerms -- Hot spots
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
149 p., ill., map, 24 cm.
Isbn
9780618535743

Library Locations

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