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

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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
Title variation
Rabid
Title variation remainder
a cultural history of the worlds most diabolical virus
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
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
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
Award
Library Journal Best Books 2012
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10114741
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wasik, Bill
Dewey number
614.5/63
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Murphy, Monica
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rabies
  • Rabies
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a cultural history of the world's most diabolical virus
Label
Rabid : a cultural history of the world's most diabolical virus, Bill Wasik and Monica Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-266) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
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
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 275 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780670023738
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011043903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 14575028
  • 14575028
Label
Rabid : a cultural history of the world's most diabolical virus, Bill Wasik and Monica Murphy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-266) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
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
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 275 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780670023738
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011043903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 14575028
  • 14575028

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