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Author Manaugh, Geoff, author.

Title Until proven safe : the history and future of quarantine / Geoff Manaugh, Nicola Twilley.

Publication Info. New York : MCD, 2021.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction-NEW  614.46 MAN    AVAILABLE
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Description 396 pages : illustrations (black and white), maps ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Encountering uncertainty. The coming quarantine -- Building quarantine. The quarantine tourist ; Postmarks from the edge ; An extraordinary power ; Alone together -- Animal, vegetable, mineral, alien. Biology at the border ; A million years of isolation ; All the planets, all the time -- Distance assistance. Algorithms of quarantine -- Epilogue: Until proven safe.
Summary Journalists Geoff Manaugh and Nicola Twilley explore the history and future of quarantine, from the Black Death to Big Data.--Provided by the publisher.
Subject Quarantine -- History.
COVID-19 (Disease) -- History.
Epidemics -- History.
Added Author Twilley, Nicola, 1978- author.
ISBN 9780374126582
0374126585
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