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The Resource Pathogens for war : biological weapons, Canadian life scientists, and North American biodefence, Donald Avery

Pathogens for war : biological weapons, Canadian life scientists, and North American biodefence, Donald Avery

Label
Pathogens for war : biological weapons, Canadian life scientists, and North American biodefence
Title
Pathogens for war
Title remainder
biological weapons, Canadian life scientists, and North American biodefence
Statement of responsibility
Donald Avery
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores how Canada and its allies have attempted to deal with the threat of germ warfare since WWII. Avery investigates the relationship between bioweapons, poison gas, and nuclear devices, as well as the connection beetween bioattacks and natural disease pandemics
Cataloging source
CELBN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avery, Donald
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biological weapons
  • Bioterrorism
  • Communicable diseases
  • Life scientists
  • Canada
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • HISTORY
  • Biological weapons
  • Bioterrorism
  • Communicable diseases
  • Life scientists
  • Military policy
  • Canada
  • Biological Warfare Agents
  • Biological Science Disciplines
  • Bioterrorism
  • Communicable Disease Control
  • History, 20th Century
  • Military Science
  • Armes biologiques
  • Bioterrorisme
  • Maladies infectieuses
  • Spécialistes des sciences de la vie
  • Canada
  • Biologische Waffe
  • Pandemie
  • Terrorismus
  • Abwehr
  • Militär
  • Kanada
  • ABC-Waffen
Label
Pathogens for war : biological weapons, Canadian life scientists, and North American biodefence, Donald Avery
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1 Canada's Role in Allied Biological Warfare Planning in the Second World War -- 2 Bioweapons in the Cold War: Scientific Research, Civil Defence, and International Controversy -- 3 Operational Biological Weapons and Alliance Cooperation, 1955-1969 -- 4 Canada and BW Disarmament: National and International Developments, 1968-1975 -- 5 Triple Threats: Biowarfare, Terrorism, and Pandemics, 1970-1985 -- 6 Preventing Germ Warfare in the Age of the Biotechnology Revolution -- 7 Biodefence after 9/11: Old Problems and New Directions Conclusion -- List of Biological Agents and Toxins -- Biographical Profile of Key Biowarfare Scientists -- Glossary of terms
Control code
ocn852803488
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 410 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442664982
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, digital file
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5g48gz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)852803488
Label
Pathogens for war : biological weapons, Canadian life scientists, and North American biodefence, Donald Avery
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1 Canada's Role in Allied Biological Warfare Planning in the Second World War -- 2 Bioweapons in the Cold War: Scientific Research, Civil Defence, and International Controversy -- 3 Operational Biological Weapons and Alliance Cooperation, 1955-1969 -- 4 Canada and BW Disarmament: National and International Developments, 1968-1975 -- 5 Triple Threats: Biowarfare, Terrorism, and Pandemics, 1970-1985 -- 6 Preventing Germ Warfare in the Age of the Biotechnology Revolution -- 7 Biodefence after 9/11: Old Problems and New Directions Conclusion -- List of Biological Agents and Toxins -- Biographical Profile of Key Biowarfare Scientists -- Glossary of terms
Control code
ocn852803488
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 410 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442664982
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, digital file
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5g48gz
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)852803488

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