The hot zone

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Series:
Dark biology volume 1.
Publisher:
Random House,
Pub. Date:
c1994.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 7.3 - AR Pts: 16
Lexile measure:
1030L
Description
A highly infectious, deadly virus from the central African rain forest suddenly appears in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. There is no cure. In a few days 90 percent of its victims are dead. A secret military SWAT team of soldiers and scientists is mobilized to stop the outbreak of this exotic "hot" virus.The Hot Zonetells this dramatic story, giving a hair-raising account of the appearance of rare and lethal viruses and their "crashes" into the human race. Shocking, frightening, and impossible to ignore,The Hot Zoneproves that truth really is scarier than fiction. From the Paperback edition.
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ISBN:
9780385495226
9780679430940
9780385479561
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 7.3, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
1030L
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Full title hot zone
Author preston richard
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-03-31 05:00:21AM
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series Dark biology
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subject_facet Ebola virus disease -- Africa, Ebola virus disease -- Virginia -- Reston, Primates as laboratory animals
title_display The hot zone
title_full The hot zone / Richard Preston
title_short The hot zone
topic_facet Africa, Ebola virus disease, Primates as laboratory animals, Reston, Virginia