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Understanding germ warfare

Understanding germ warfare

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Published by Warner Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical microbiology,
  • Microbial ecology,
  • Pathogenic microorganisms,
  • Biological weapons,
  • Drug resistance in microorganisms

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesScientific American
    Statementfrom the editors of Scientific American ; compiled and with introductions by Sandy Fritz ; foreword by Jack Brown
    ContributionsFritz, Sandy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQR46 .U59 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 132 p. :
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17086759M
    ISBN 100446679542
    LC Control Number2002025895


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