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Passenger Pigeons and Their Extinction
By Bruce Wright
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,300. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
An introduced disease caused the extinction of passenger pigeons, even if other factors exacerbated the population crash on various scales. In this book I will present an overview of what we know about passenger pigeons, and will provide evidence and present a disease model that helps explain how disease was the preeminent cause that led to the rapid and complete elimination of passenger pigeons.
Microbiology Case Studies: Viral and Fungal Diseases of Skin and Wounds
By Dr. Evelyn J Biluk
Series: Microbiology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Microbiology
This is a collection of case studies on viral and fungal diseases of skin and wounds. Ideal for students taking an introductory course in microbiology that includes the study of diseases.