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Recommended Books on Infectious Disease(s)

  • Invisible Enemies: Stories of Infectious Diseases
    by Jeanette Farrell (Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, 1998/2005)
  • The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Diseases in a World Out of Balance
    by Laurie Garrett (Penguin Books, New York, 1994)
  • Microbe Hunters: The Classic Book on the Major Discoveries of the Microscopic World by Paul de Kruf (Harcourt, Orlando FL, 1926/2002)
  • The Return of the White Plague: Global Poverty and the “New” Tuberculosis
    edited by Matthew Gandy and Alimuddin Zumla (Verso, London / New York, 2003)

Recommended Documentaries / Movies on Infectious Disease(s)


  • Tuberculosis(2002)


  • And the Band Played On (1993)
  • The Ryan White Story (1988)
  • Philadelphia (1993)