Fourth Horseman Revised Edition

by Andrew Nikiforuk

Penguin Group Canada | April 1, 1996 | Trade Paperback

Fourth Horseman Revised Edition is rated 5 out of 5 by 1.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 272 pages, 8.5 × 5.45 × 0.65 in

Published: April 1, 1996

Publisher: Penguin Group Canada

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0140256105

ISBN - 13: 9780140256109

Found in: History

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from KICK ARSS This book shows you everything that our society has come to be via epidemic and pandemic disasters. No other book can touch this history tale.
Date published: 2000-02-10

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Fourth Horseman Revised Edition

by Andrew Nikiforuk

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 272 pages, 8.5 × 5.45 × 0.65 in

Published: April 1, 1996

Publisher: Penguin Group Canada

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0140256105

ISBN - 13: 9780140256109

Table of Contents

Introduction

Beasts, Germs and the Superorganism 1
Malaria: The Great Winnower 13
Leprosy: Immortal Blemish 27
The Black Death: An Ecological Disaster 42
The Smallpox Conquest: Biological Imperialism 63
Syphilis: Venereal Liaisons 87
The Irish Famine: A Blighted Fable 110
Tuberculosis: Consumptive Revolutions 126
Influenza: Viral Waves 145
AIDS: Faltering Defences 155
Epilogue 179
Acknowledgements 183
Photo Credits 185 Bibliography 187 Index 197