Epidemics and Society: From the Black Death to the Present (The Open Yale Courses Series)

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  • ISBN: 0300256396
  • Author: Frank M. Snowden
  • Publisher: Yale University Press
  • Genre: Medical Books
  • Date: May 1, 2020
  • Pages: 608
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

A “brilliant and sobering” (Paul Kennedy, Wall Street Journal) look at the history and human costs of pandemic outbreaks   The World Economic Forum #1 book to read for context on the coronavirus outbreak   This sweeping exploration of the impact of epidemic diseases looks at how mass infect…