Reads like a novel, but is true and accurate. Recent ebola outbreak makes this book more compelling than it was originally.Published 2 days ago by SRHDDS
If you're at all interested in the amazing work as well as detective abilities of virologists, and even if you don't know, this is a Really good book on the amazing minds at work... Read morePublished 19 days ago by toddmilner
Interesting book and very timely. Sheds light on the current ebola crisis and what the aid workers have to deal with.Published 2 months ago by Linda Q.
This is a great book especially for people in science. I noticed that some reviewers didn't like the mini-resumes of some of the scientists, but I found that whole thing... Read morePublished 4 months ago by bb
The passion CJ Peters has for his work in epidemiology is very clear in this book, which is basically his life story with a focus on some of the outbreaks he's been in on... Read morePublished on April 3, 2012 by raven
The maps of South America & Africa were confusing - they put a lot of effort into identifying most of the Countries, but many of them didn't feature in the text, so why give... Read morePublished on January 25, 2004 by Keith Appleyard
An excellent book!
This books reads like a thriller as the authors take the reader from one hot zone to another. Read more
I extremely enjoyed Dr. Peters's book. The only thing that I can argue with him about is in the chapter titled Cochabamba, when he describes Bolivia's geography he makes a mistake. Read morePublished on August 27, 2003 by Reader.
Peters has been around the world battling Ebola, Marburg ,Lassa, BHF, and alot more! This book contains his entire life, feelings, and emotions. Read morePublished on May 9, 2003 by Scott Holets