"One can properly think of most human lives as caught in a precarious equilibrium between the microparasitism of disease organisms and theThat's what McNeill tackles, so read the rest! Highly recommended.
05 August 2012
Plagues & Peoples ~ McNeill's Epidemiologic!
Meeting with visiting friend Hector Hernandez, who researches extremophiles and more at Masdar, reminded me of the epidemiological epic Plagues and Peoples by historian William McNeill. Just to give you a taste of the subject matter...