Rats, Lice and History, and other books

richard richardz at cy-net.net
Mon Jan 22 14:56:02 EST 1996


In article <chlamy-1801961328050001 at cgc.botany.duke.edu>, chlamy at acpub.duke.edu (Elizabeth Harris) says:
>
Not on micro-butof interest to all biology students--To Know a Fly, Sorry
I don't have the complete citation.

>I'm interested in recommendations for readable, general-audience books on
>epidemiology and infectious disease, especially the effects of microbial
>diseases on human society.  Zinsser's _Rats, Lice and History_ made a big
>impact on me when I read it 30+ years ago, and had a significant effect on
>my decision to go into microbiology.  I'm looking for other books of this
>type that would appeal to college students.  Any suggestions?
>
>-- 
>Elizabeth Harris
>chlamy at acpub.duke.edu












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