Deadliest Diseases of All Time: Ebola, 1st Edition

  • Petra Miller
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502606534
  • ISBN-13: 9781502606532
  • DDC: 616.9
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

Aimed at students in Grades 8+, this title examines the Ebola virus. The virus is highly contagious, spreading through direct contact with blood and bodily fluids. This book outlines previous outbreaks of this deadly disease and describes the massive efforts to contain the worst outbreak ever, which hit West Africa in 2014 and killed thousands. The title includes a timeline of the important dates on the detection and treatment of this disease.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Introduction.
2: Mystery Virus.
3: Tracking Eloba.
4: Seeking a Cure.
5: Starting Small.
6: Developing Defenses.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Index.