MICROBIOLOGY READING LIST

†††† Alibek, Ken. Biohazard. Dell Publishing, 2000

†††† Andrews, Michael. The Life that Lives on Man. Taplinger Publishing, 1977

†††† Arrizablaga, Jon. The Great Pox. Yale University Press, 1997

†††† Astor, Gerald. The Disease Detectives. New American Library, 1984

†††† Atkinson, Donald T. Magic, Myths, and Medicine. FaWCETT, 1956

†††† Atlas, Ronald. Many faces, Many Microbes. ASM Press, 2000

†††† Barker, Rodney. And the Waters Turned to Blood: The Ultimate Biological Threat. Simon/Schuster, 1997

†††† Barrett, Andrea. Ship Fever. NW Norton, 1995

†††† Biddle, Wayne. A Field guide to Germs. Doubleday, 1996

†††† Boudanis, David. The Secret House. Touchstone, 1986

†††† Briggs, Raymond. Fungus the Bogeyman. Penguin Books, 1977 (1993)

†††† Brock, Thomas. Robert Koch: A Life in Medicine. Science Tech Publishing, 1988

†††† Brock, Thomas. Readings from Scientific America: Microorganisms from smallpox to Lyme Disease.

††††††† W.H. Freeman, 1990

†††† Brock, Thomas. Milestones in Microbiology. ASM Press, 1999

†††† Burnett, F.M. & David O. White. Natural History of Infectious Disease. Cambridge, 1966

†††† Camus, Albert. The Plague. Random House, 1991

†††† Camp, John. Magic, Myth, and Medicine. Taplinger Publishing, 1973

†††† Cartwright, Fredrick F. Disease and History. Dorset Press, 1972

†††† Christensen, C.M. Molds, Mushrooms, and Mycotoxins. University Minnesota Press, 1975

†††† Cohen, Mark N. Health and the Rise of Civilization. Yale University Press, 1989

†††† Collier, Richard. The Plague of the Spanish Lady: The Influenza Pandemic of 1918-1919. Macmillan,

††††††††† London,1974

†††† Cook, Noble David. Born to Die: Diseases and New World Conquest, 1492-1650. Cambridge

†††††††† University Press, 1998

†††† Cook, Robin. Outbreak. Berkley Publishing Group,1988.

†††† Cook, Robin. Contagion. G.P. Putnam,1995

†††† Cook, Robin. Toxin. Penguin Books 1999

†††† Cook, Robin. Vector.Berkley Publishing Group,2000

†††† Cooke, R.C. Fungi, Man and His Environment. Longman,1977

†††† Coulter, Harris and Barbara Fisher. A Shot in the Dark: Why the P in the DPT Vaccination May be

††††††††† Hazardous to your Childs Health. Avery,1991

†††† Cravens, Gwneyth & John S. Marr. The Black Death. Ballantine, 1979

†††† Crichton, Michael. Jurassic Park. Knopf, 1990

†††† Crichton,Michael. The Andromeda Strain. Knopf, 1962 (1992)

†††† Crosby, Alfred W. America's Forgotten Pandemic: The Influenza of 1918. Cambridge University,1989

†††† Dawood, Richard. How to Stay Healthy Abroad. Viking Penguin,1988

††† DeFoe, Daniel. Journal of the Plague Year. Penguin Group,1972

†††† DeKruif, Paul. Microbe Hunters. Harbrace,1953

†††† Desowitz, Robert. A Thorn in the Starfish: the Immune System and How it Works.WW Norton,1987

†††† Desowitz, Robert. New Guinea Tape Worms and Jewish Grandmothers.WW Norton,1981

†††† Desowitz, Robert. The Malaria Capers. WW Norton,1993

†††† Desowitz, Robert. Who Gave Pinta to the Santa Maria. WW Norton,1997

†††† Desowitz, Robert. Tropical Diseases: From 50,000 BC to 2500 AD. DIANE Publishing,2000

†††† Diamond, Jared. Guns, Germs and Steel: the Fates of Humna Societies. WW Norton. 1997

†††† Dixon, Bernard. Magnificent Microbes. Atheneum,1976

†††† Dixon, Bernard. Power Unseen: How Microbes Rule the World. W.H. Freeman,1989 (1994)

††† Dobell, C. Antony Van Leeuwenhoek and his "Little Animals". London: Bale Sons/Danielssons,1932 (1958)

†††† Dubos, Rene. The White Plague. Rutgers University Press,1998

†††† Eigen, Manfred. Steps Toward Life: A Perspective on Evolution. Oxford University Press,1992

†††† Ewald, Paul. Plague Time: How Stealth Infections are Causing Cancers, Heart Disease, and other

†††††††† Deadly Ailments. Free Press, 2000

†††† Ewald, Paul W. Evolution of Infectious Disease. Oxford University Press,1994

†††† Farrow, John. Damien the Leper. Bantam Books,1998

†††† Findlay, W. P.K. Wayside and Woodland Fungi, F. Warne Publishing,1967

†††† Ford, Brian J. Single Lens. The Story of the Simple Microscope.Harper & Row,1985

†††† Fox, Nichols. Spoiled - The Dangerous Truth about a Food Chain Gone Haywire. Basic Books,1997

†††† Fox, Nichols. Spoiled - Why Our Food is Making us Sick and What We Can Do About It.Paperback

†††††† Press,1998

†††† Fox ,Nichols. It Was Probably Something You Ate. Viking Penguin Press,1999

†††† Fuller, John G. Fever: The Hunt for a New Killer Virus. Grand Rapids,Zondervan Pub. House,1974

†††† Garrett, Laurie. The Coming Plague. Viking Penguin,1995

†††† Garrett, Laurie, Betrayal of TrustHyperion Press, 2000

†††† Garrittson, Tess. Gravity. Pocket Books,2000

†††† Geison, Gerald L. The Private Science of Louis Pasteur. Princeton University Press,1995

†††† Gilbert, Oliver. Lichens. HarperCollins,2000

†††† Goodfield, June. Quest for the Killers. Birkhauser,1985

†††† Gottfried, Robert S. and Phyllis Corzine. The Black Death: Natural and Human Disaster in Medieval

††††††††† Europe. Free Press,1985

†††† Hailey, Arthur. The Final Diagnosis. Bantam Books,1981

†††† Hall Stephen S. Invisible Frontiers Race to Synthesize the Human Gene.Grove Atlantic,1987

†††† Hardy, Victor. Milestones and Milestones.

†††† Harris, Henry. The Birth of the Cell. Yale University Press,1999

†††† Harrison, Gordon. Mosquitoes, Malaria and Man: A History of the Hostilities since 1880. E.P.

††††††††† Dutton,1978

†††† Howland, John, The Surprising Archaea. Oxford U. Press, 2000.

†††† Hudler, George W. Magical Mushrooms, Mischievous Molds. Princeton University Press,1998

†††† Hunderfund, R. C.,Magic, Myths, and Medicine.Kendal/Hunt Publishing,1974.

†††† Jones, James H. Bad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment. Simon & Schuster,1992.

†††† Jones, James H. Tuskegee's Truths: Rethinking the Tuskegee Syphilis Study .University of North

†††††††† Carolina Press,2000

†††† Karlan, Arno. Man and Microbes. Simon & Schuster, 1995

†††Karlan, Arno. Biography of a Germ. Pantheon Books, 2000

†††† Kiple, K. F. Plague, Pox & Pestilence. Barmes and Nobel Books, 1997.

†††† Kirp, David L. Learning by Heart: AIDS and Schoolchildren in America's Communities. Rutgers

††††††††† University Press,1989

†††† Knutson, Roger M. Fearson Fauna: A Field Guide to the Creatures that Live in You. W. H.Freeman,1999

†††† Kohn, G.C. Encyclopedia of Plague and Pestilence. Facts on File, Inc. 1995/2001

†††† Kolata, Gina. Flu: The Story of the Great Influenza Pandemic of 1918 and the Search for the Virus that

††††††† Caused It. Simon & Schuster,2001

†††† Lappe',Marc. Evolutionary Medicine: Rethinking the Origins of the Disease. Sierra Club Books,1994

†††† Large, E.C. The Advance of the Fungi. Henry Holt & Company,1940

†††† Leavitt,Judith. Typhoid Mary: Captive to the Public's Health. Beacon Press,1996

†††† Larson, Gary. There's a Hair in My Dirt. Harper Collins,1998

†††† Lechavalier, Hubert A. and Morris Solotrovosky. Three Centuries of Microbiology.McGraw-Hill, 1965

†††† L'Estrange, Gerald. God Bless the Microscope! A history of the Royal Microscopical Society over 150

†††††††† years. Royal Microscopical Soceity , Oxford, UK. 1989

†††† Luria, S.E. A Slot Machine, A Broken Test Tube.Harper Trade,1984

††† Mclean, Alistair. The Satan Bug. Chivers,2000

†††† Mann, Thomas. The Magic Mountain. Alfred A. Knopf,1995

†††† Margulis, Lynn. Early Life.Science Books International,1982

†††† Margulis, Lynn. Symbiotic Planet: A New View of Evolution. Basic Books,1998

†††† Margulis, Lynn and Rene' Fester. Symbiosis as a Source of Evolutionary Innovation, Speciation and

†††† Morphogenesis. MIT Press, 1991

†††† Margulis, Lynn and Dorian Sagan. Microcosmos: Four Billion Years of Microbial Evolution. Summit

†††††††† Books,1986

†††† Marr, John. The Eleventh Plague. Harper Collins,1998

†††† McCormick, Joseph, Susan Fisher-Hoch, and Leslie Alan Horvitz. Level Four: Virus Hunters of the††

††††††† CDC. Barnes & Noble, 1999

†††† McNeil, William H. Plagues and Peoples. Doubleday,1976

†††† Miller, Judith. Germs - Biological Weapons and America's Secret War. Simon and Schuster 2001.

†††† Rathje, William and Cullen Murphy. Rubbish! The Archaeology of Garbage. Harper Collins, 1992

†††† Nesse, Randolf M. and George C. Williams. Why We Get Sick: The Science of Darwinian Medicine.

††††††† Times Books, 1994

†††† Nikiforuk, Andrew. The Fourth Horseman: a short history of epidemics, plagues, famines, and other

††††††† scourges. M.Evans, 1993

†††† Nourse, Alan Edward. The Fourth Horseman. Harper, 1983.

†††† O'Hearn, Elizabeth. Profiles of Women Scientists. Acropolis Books, 1985

†††† Oldstone, Michael. Viruses, Plagues and History. Oxford University Press,1998

†††† Olshaker, Mark aand CJ Peters. Virus Hunter: Thirty Years of Battling Hot Viruses Around the World.

†††††††† Doubleday, 1998

†††† Porter, R. The Greatest Benefit to Mankind A Medical History of Humanity. W. W. Norton,1997

†††† Postgate, John. Microbes and Man. Cambridge University Press, 1969 (3rd ed. 1992)

†††† Postgate, John. The Outer Reaches of Life. Cambridge University Press,1994

†††† Preston, Richard. The Hot Zone. Doubleday,1995

†††† Preston, Richard. The Cobra Event. Random House,1998

†††† Que'tel, C. History of Syphilis. Polity Press,1992

†††† Ramsbottom, J. Mushrooms and Toadstools. Collins, London, UK, 1953 (1972)

†††† Reddler, Kit and Gerry Davis. Mutant 59: The plastic eaters. Viking, 1972

†††† Rhodes, Richard. Deadly Feast: Tracking the Secrets of a Terrifying New Plague. Simon &

††††††††† Schuster,1997

†††† Richards, Peter. The Medieval Leper. Boydell& Brewer, 2000

†††† Root-Bernstein, Robert and Michele. Honey, Mud, Maggots, and other Medical marvels. Houghton

†††††††† Mifflin, 1998

†††† Rosebury, Theodore. Microbes and Morals: the Strange Story of Venereal Disease. Viking, 1971

†††† Rosebury, Theodore. Life on Man. Penguin Putnam Childrens, 1969

†††† Rosenberg, Charles E. The Cholera Years: The United States in 1832, 1849, and 1866. University of

†††††††† Chicago Press,1987

†††† Rossmore, Harold W. The Microbes: Our Unseen Friends. Wayne State, 1976

†††† Roueche, Berton. Field Guide to Disease: A Handbook for World Travelers. 1969

†††† Roueche, Berton. Annals of Epidemiology, [14 Sherlock Holmes type stories]

†††† Roueche, Berton. The Medical Detectives. 2 vol. Truman Talley, 1984 (St. Martinís Press 1991)

†††† Roueche, Berton. The Orange Man.

†††† Roueche, Berton. Eleven Blue Men. Little, Brown, 1953

†††† Ryan, F. The Forgotten Plague. Little, Brown, & Co.,1992

†††† Sayre, Anne. Rosalind Franklin & DNA. WW Norton,2000

†††† Schaechter, Moselio. In the Company of Mushrooms: A Biologists Tale. Harvard University

††††††† Press,1997

†††† Schierbeek, A. Measuring the Invisible World. Abelard-Schuman, 1959

†††† Shilts, Randy. And the Band Played on. St. Martin's Press, 1999

†††† Slaughter, Frank G. Plague Ship. Pocket Books, 1976

†††† Slaughter, Frank G. Epidemic. Doubleday,1961

†††† Smith, Jane S. Patenting the Sun: Polio and the Salk vaccine. Doubleday & Co., 1991

†††† Stein,Stanley and Lawrence G. Blochman. Alone No Longer the story of a man who refused to be one

†††††††††††† of the living dead. The Star. Carville, LA,1963

†††† Stewart, George R. Earth Abides. Fawcett Book Group,1971

†††† Swigart, Rob. Toxin. St. Martinís Press, 1989

†††† Swigart, Rob. Vector. St. Martin's Press,1986

†††† Taylor, Michael Ray. Dark Life: Martian Nanobacteria, Rock-eating cave bugs, and other extreme

††††††† organisms of the inner earth and outer space. Simon & Schuster Trade, 1999.

†††† Thomas, Lewis R. Lives of a cell.Penguin,1975

†††† Thomas, Lewis R..The youngest Science, notes of a medicine watcher. Viking Penguin,1995

†††† Thomas, Lewis R. The Fragile Species. Harcourt Brace,1996

†††† Thomas, Lewis R. The Medusa and the Snail. Viking Press,1979

†††† Tomes, Nancy. The gospel of Germs: Men, Women and the Microbe in American Life. Harvard

†††††††† University Press,1998

†††† Tucker, Jonathan B. ,ed. Toxic Terror: Assessing Terrorist Use of Chemical and Biological Weapons.

††††††† MIT Press,2000

†††† Wainright, Milton. Miracle Cure, The Story of Antibiotics. Basil Blackwell,1992

†††† Wasson, Gordon R. Soma: Divine mushroom of immorality. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1971

†††† Watts, Sheldon. Epidemics and History: Disease, Power and Imperialism. Yale University Press,1997

†††† Whelan, Elizabeth M. Toxic Terror: The truth behind the Cancer Scares. Prometheus Books,1992

†††† Willis, Connie. Doomsday Book. Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing group, 1993

†††† Wills, Christopher. Yellow Fever, Black Goddess: The Coevolution of People and Plagues.

†††††††† Addison-Wesley, 1996

†††† Ziegler, P. The Black Death. Sutton Publishing 1990 (1998)

†††† Zimmerman, Barry E. and David J.Killer Germs - Microbes and Diseases that Threaten Humanity,†††

†††††† Contemporary Books, 1996

†††† Zinsser, Hans. Rats, Lice, and History. Little Brown & Co.,1934 (1984)