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The White Plague

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Published by Tantor Media .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/Science Fiction & Fantasy,
  • Science Fiction,
  • Science Fiction - High Tech,
  • Fiction / Science Fiction / High Tech,
  • Unabridged Audio / Fiction/Science Fiction & Fantasy,
  • Technological,
  • Thrillers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9813262M
    ISBN 10140010565X
    ISBN 109781400105656
    OCLC/WorldCa166386039

    Jan 29,  · The book I listened to right before this book was a Stephen & Owen King and it too coincidentally is about a plague that only affects women. The Herbert book was excellent and the King book was trash and seemed to be ripped off from The White Plague.5/5(2). TB has been known through the ages by many names: consumption, psthisis, scrofula, Pott's disease, King of Diseases and the white death (or white plague) are some examples. While the cause of the disease was unknown, its wasting symptoms were familiar enough. Apparently the Code of Hammarubi, a set of Babylonian laws dating to about B.C. white plague n. Tuberculosis, especially of the lungs. white plague n (Pathology) informal tuberculosis of the lungs ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Switch to new thesaurus Noun 1. white plague - involving the lungs with progressive wasting of the body phthisis, pulmonary tuberculosis, wasting disease, consumption T.B., tuberculosis, TB.


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The White Plague by Frank Herbert Download PDF EPUB FB2

Aug 21,  · THE WHITE PLAGUE is a novel of meticulously calculated revenge. While in Ireland with his family, a man loses his wife and two children to a terrorist's bomb. He is a molecular biologist, and in his grief and ensuing madness, develops and unleashes a deadly pandemic which only targets women/5.

The plague is the work of a solitary individual who calls himself the Madman. As government security forces feverishly hunt for the renegade scientist, he wanders incognito through a world that will never be the same.

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Jul 07,  · ”White Plague delivers relentless action and suspense on the unforgiving terrain of the Arctic, the world's last frontier.”—Alex Berenson, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author of The Secret Soldier "The White Plague sinks its hooks into the reader on page one and never lets go.

It combines the military action of Tom Clancy with the scientific adventure of Michael Crichton and places it all in the 4/5. Jan 15,  · Book review: ‘White Plague,’ a thriller by James Abel. If ever a thriller rewarded a reader’s patience, it’s James Abel’s “White Plague.” Its slow, heavily plotted first half may discourage you from staying the course, but near the end, when Abel’s characters tackle a daunting mission, you’ll push back bedtime and ask someone else to walk the dog.

The White Plague by René Jules Dubos,Jean Dubos Book Resume: DuBos et al examine the social aspects of the TB epidemic, along with some of the biological factors. They show how TB was romaticized, how it was portrayed as a demon coming to rob the healthy of life, and how it sparked scientific invention - in particular the stethescope.

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What if women were an endangered species?It begins in Ireland, but soon spreads throughout the entire world: a virulent new disease expressly designed to target Free shipping over $Cited by: 3. The White Plague () A novel by Frank Herbert John Roe O'Neill, molecular biologist, American of Irish descent, saw the car bomb explosion that killed instantly his wife Mary and their twin five-year.

Mar 20,  · Finished listening to The White Plague by Frank Herbert. Yes, another Frank Herbert book. This one ain't part of the Dune cannon this time, just a stand alone job. Rough plot synopsis: An IRA bomb kills the wife and children of a brilliant bio scientist.

He suffers a psychological episode due to this and decides. The authors examine the social aspects of the TB epidemic, along with some of the biological factors.

They show how TB was romanticized, how it was portrayed as a demon coming to rob the healthy of life, and how it sparked scientific invention - in particular the stethoscope.5/5(1). WHITE PLAGUE. by James Abel. BUY NOW FROM is a master of this chilled universe. One of the book's memorable moments is keyed to the shifting behavior of the ice on which the ships are perched.

Though the secret conspiracy underlying the events is a bit predictable, the effective flashbacks and unfolding events keep the pages turning Author: James Abel. The White Plague by Frank Herbert and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at write-mypaperforme.com The White Plague by Frank Herbert, First Edition - AbeBooks write-mypaperforme.com Passion for books.

Sign On My Account Basket Help. About White Plague. BY THE AUTHOR OF PROTOCOL ZERO “Relentless action and suspense on the unforgiving terrain of the Arctic, the world’s last frontier.”—Alex Berenson, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author of Twelve Days “If you like Tom Clancy and Martin Cruz Smith, then you need to read James Abel.”—Linda Fairstein.

White Plague (Book): Abel, James: "In the remote, frozen waters of the Arctic Ocean, the high-powered and technically advanced submarine USS Montana is in peril.

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[Frank Herbert; Abe Echevarria] -- After witnessing the murder of his wife and twin sons, innocent victims of an IRA bomb, an American molecular biologist develops a strain of the plague that is percent fatal to women. Nov 01,  · White Plague, Black Labor Tuberculosis and the Political Economy of Health and Disease in South Africa.

by Randall M. Packard (Author) November ; First Edition; "After reading this book, no one should fail to see tuberculosis in South Africa in the light of social policies and interests which have prevented its control. In turn, it. Feb 07,  · In The White Plague, René and Jean Dubos argue that the great increase of tuberculosis was intimately connected with the rise of an industrial, urbanized society and-a much more controversial idea when this book first appeared forty years ago-that the progress of medical science had very little to do with the marked decline in tuberculosis in the twentieth century.5/5(1).

The White Plague is a decent story, well told, with good narration. It's especially interesting for its portrayal of the terrorist mentality from the perspective of the s and 80s, when the most commonly reported terrorist attacks were those of the IRA and the Palestinians. In this science fiction classic by the creator of "Dune," a biophysicist is devastated by the deaths of his wife and children in a terrorist bombing.

To avenge his family, he develops and unleashes a deadly virus, the White Plague, which quickly affects the whole world. Unabridged. 2 MP3 CDs.3/5(2). White Plague (Book): Abel, James: In the remote, frozen waters of the Arctic Ocean, the high-powered and technically advanced submarine USS Montana is in peril.

Adrift and in flames, the boat-- and the entire crew-- could be lost. Nov 27,  · The White Plague. Sir Richard Evans. So far in this series I’ve argued for a view of disease that sees it as rooted in human society and behaviour and not as a factor impacting on them from outside.

The Black Death was spread to Europe by changing patterns of. White Plague, Paperback by Herbert, Frank, ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US When his wife and children are killed by a terrorist bomb in Dublin, a renegade Irish-American molecular biologist who calls himself the Madman unleashes a genetically carried plague that threatens all life on Earth.5/5(1).

"In The White Plague, René and Jean Dubos argue that the great increase of tuberculosis was intimately connected with the rise of an industrial, urbanized society and - a much more controversial idea when this book first appeared forty years ago - that the progress of medical science had very little to do with the marked decline in tuberculosis in the twentieth century."--Back Cover.

For all the hard science (and the science-fiction gimmicks) in The White Plague, the novel is essentially a speculative consideration of many areas of contemporary life. John Roe O’Neill is a.

The book I listened to right before this book was a Stephen & Owen King and it too coincidentally is about a plague that only affects women. The Herbert book was excellent and the King book was trash and seemed to be ripped off from The White Plague.

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Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases /5(3)."White Plague" centres around the mission of US Marine Colonel and bio-weapons expert, Joe Rush, to rescue a US Submarine that has been crippled by fire and is now on the surface in the Arctic ice.

Inevitably, Joe is a troubled man: haunted by his past, divorced, sleepless, isolated and a few days away from leaving the leaving the Marines.May 20,  · The plague is the work of a solitary individual who calls himself the Madman. As government security forces feverishly hunt for the renegade scientist, he wanders incognito through a world that will never be the same.

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