`Fascinating... Deadly Companions is authoritative, detailed and - despite its gruesome subject - never sensational.' PD Smith, The Guardian
About the Author
Dorothy Crawford is Professor of Medical Microbiology at the University of Edinburgh, where she is also Assistant Principal for the Public Understanding of Medicine. She was awarded an OBE in 2005 for services to medicine and higher education.
Books by the same author:
The Invisible Enemy: A Natural History of Viruses