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

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

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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • 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
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Also available in print version.
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avery, Donald
Dewey number
358/.3882097109045
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
UG447.8
LC item number
A94 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biological weapons
  • Bioterrorism
  • Communicable diseases
  • Life scientists
  • Canada
Label
Pathogens for war : biological weapons, Canadian life scientists, and North American biodefence, Donald Avery, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Issued as part of the Canadian Electronic Library. Canadian publishers collection
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (447 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781442664982
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000001197254
  • (EBL)3287092
  • (SSID)ssj0001151045
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11723527
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001151045
  • (PQKBWorkID)11106266
  • (PQKB)11731062
  • (CEL)445944
  • (OCoLC)852803488
  • (CaBNVSL)slc00232556
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3287092
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4669226
  • (EXLCZ)992550000001197254
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Pathogens for war : biological weapons, Canadian life scientists, and North American biodefence, Donald Avery, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Issued as part of the Canadian Electronic Library. Canadian publishers collection
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (447 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781442664982
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000001197254
  • (EBL)3287092
  • (SSID)ssj0001151045
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11723527
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001151045
  • (PQKBWorkID)11106266
  • (PQKB)11731062
  • (CEL)445944
  • (OCoLC)852803488
  • (CaBNVSL)slc00232556
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3287092
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4669226
  • (EXLCZ)992550000001197254
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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