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Fever

by SONIA SHAH

In recent years, malaria has emerged as a cause célèbre for voguish philanthropists. Bill Gates, Bono, and Laura Bush are only a few of the personalities who have opened their pocketbooks in hopes of eradicating the scourge. How does a parasitic disease that we've known how to prevent for more than a century still infect three hundred million peopl...
Publish Date
2011
June 21
Goodreads rating
3.88
ISBN
9780312573010
Tags
sciencenonfictionhistory
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
If you want to read just one book about malaria, The Fever is probably the best choice.     source
Here’s one for your #SummerReadingList 📚: #TheFever by @soniashah is a terrific book that puts #malaria work into historic context- one of my favorite genres of writing. 🤓     source