Robert Siegel


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+ Alibek, Ken Biohazard Random House, New York, 1999.

+ Brookesmith, Peter Biohazard: The Hot Zone and Beyond: Mankind's Battle Against Deadly MicrobesBrown Packaging Books Ltd, London, 1997.

+ Fox, Nicols Spoiled: The Dangerous Truth about a Food Chain Gone Haywire BasicBooks, Harper Collins, New York, 1997.

+ Garrett, Laurie The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Disease in a World Out of Balance Penguin Books, New York, 1994.

+ Henig, Robin Marantz A Dancing Matrix: Voyages Along the Viral Frontier Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1993.

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+ Preston, Richard The Hot Zone Random House, New York, 1994.

+ Regis, Ed Virus Ground Zero: Stalking the Killer Viruses with the Centers for Disease Control, Pocket Books, 1996.

+ Rhodes, Richard Deadly Feasts: Tracking the Secrets of a Terrifying New Plague Simon & Schuster, New York, 1997.

+ Ryan, Frank Virus X: Tracking the New Killer Plagues out of the Present and into the Future Little Brown and Company, Boston, 1997.


+ McCormick, Joseph, Susan Fisher-Hoch, and Leslie Alan Horvitz Level 4: Virus Hunters of the CDC Turner Publishing, Inc. Atlanta, 1996.

+ Peters, C. J. Virus Hunter: Thirty Years of Battling Hot Viruses Around the World, Anchor Books, Doubleday, New York, 1997.


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+ Close, William T. Ebola Ivy Books New York, 1995.

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+ Marr, John S. and John Baldwin The Eleventh Plague Cliff Street Books, New York, 1998.

+ Preston, Richard The Cobra Event


(see also HIV)


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Created: February 1, 1998
Last modified: January 19, 2000