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Breathless : the scientific race to defeat a deadly virus  Cover Image Book Book

Breathless : the scientific race to defeat a deadly virus / Daniel Quammen.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781982164362
  • ISBN: 1982164360
  • Physical Description: viii, 406 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2022.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-394) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Citizens need not panic -- The warnings -- Message in a bottle -- Market dynamics -- Variables and constants -- Four kinds of magic -- The leopards of Mumbai -- Nobody knows everything.
Summary, etc.:
"The story of the worldwide scientific quest to decipher the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, trace its source, and make possible the vaccines to fight the Covid-19 pandemic"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: COVID-19 (Disease)
COVID-19 Pandemic, 2020-
COVID-19 vaccines.
Coronavirus infections.
Virus diseases.
Communicable diseases.
Epidemics.
Genre: Informational works.

Available copies

  • 15 of 21 copies available at Bibliomation.

Holds

  • 1 current hold with 21 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beardsley & Memorial Library - Winsted 614.5924 QUAMMEN (Text) 33750000082643 Adult New Nonfiction Available -
Beekley Community Library - New Hartford NEW 614.5 QUAMMEN D (Text) 32544072705683 Adult New Nonfiction Available -
Burnham Library - Bridgewater 614.59 QUAMMEN (Text)
Award: National Book Award Shortlist 2022
36937000658949 Adult Awards Available -
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown On Order (Text) acq1230436 Acquisitions On order -
East Side Branch - Bridgeport 614.5 QUAMMEN (Text) 34000151357001 Adult New Nonfiction Available -
Easton Public Library 614.5 QUAMMEN, DAVID (Text) 37777154390306 Adult Nonfiction In transit -
Kent Memorial Library - Suffield NEW 614.59 Q (Text) 32518155037057 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Killingly Library 614.5924 Qua (Text) 34040150166037 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Milford Public Library 614.592 Q (Text) 34013150763913 Adult New Nonfiction Available -
New Milford Public Library 614.5 QUA (Text) 34021153005562 Adult New Nonfiction Available -
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