Pandemics (Global Perspectives)

by Robert Green

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ISBN 101602791295
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Share article. Share article Show Your Support Donate Now. Help Electric Literature continue to publish and pay writers through the pandemic. Pandemics are large-scale epidemics that spread throughout world. Virologists predict that the next pandemic could occur in the coming years, probably from some form of influenza, with potentially devastating consequences.

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Isaac Chotiner is a staff writer at The New Yorker, where he is the principal contributor to Q. & A., a series of interviews with major public figures in politics Encyclopedia of Pestilence, Pandemics, and Plagues by Ed, Joseph P.

Byrne, published by Greenwood Press, Influenza, The American Experience. Source Book of Medical History, Logan   I started writing a book about pandemics back inafter the world suffered outbreaks of two unusual diseases.

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Widely considered the first modern apocalyptic novel, Mary Shelley's The Last Man pioneered many of the tropes we find in the genre today, from global pandemics to doomsday cults.

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