Infection & Immunity



Compiled by M. Tevfik DORAK


American Museum of Natural History Online Exhibition:

Epidemic! The World of Infectious Disease (www)


Immunology and Evolution of Infectious Disease by Steven A. Frank (www) {available online}


Epidemic! The World of Infectious Disease by American Museum of Natural History / Rob Desalle (www)


The Return of the White Plague by M Gandy & A Zumla (Eds) (Google Books) “TUBERCULOSIS”


Polio: An American Story by DM Oshinsky (www) “POLIO”


Polio by AS Draper (Google Books) “POLIO”


The Epidemic: A Global History of AIDS by Jonathan Engels (www) “AIDS”


An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 by J Murphy (www)


Man and Microbes by Arno Karlen (www)


Epidemics and History: Disease, power, and imperialism by Sheldon J Watts (www)


Guns, Germs, and Steel: The fates of human societies by Jared M Diamond (www)


Secret Agents: The menace of emerging infections by Madeline Drexler (www)


The Coming Plague: Newly emerging diseases in a world out of balance by Laurie Garrett (www)


Plague Time: The new germ theory of disease (how stealth infections cause cancers, heart disease, and other deadly ailments) by Paul Ewald (www)


Six Modern Plagues and How We Are Causing Them by Mark Jerome Walters


Plagues, Their Origin, History and Future by Christopher Wills 


Killer Germs by Barry E Zimmerman & David J. Zimmerman


Killer Germs: Deadly diseases of the twenty-first century by Pete Moore (www)


Microbe: Are we ready for the next plague? by Alan P. Zelicoff & Michael Bellomo (www)


Virus X: Tracking new killer plagues by Frank Ryan (www)


The Hot Zone: A terrifying true story by Richard Preston (www)


Virus Hunter: Thirty years of battling hot viruses around the world by C.J. Peters (www)


The Secret Life of Germs: Observations and lessons from a microbe hunter by Philip M. Tierno Jr (www)


Deadly Feasts: Tracking the secrets of a terrifying new plague by Richard Rhodes (www)


Deadly Feasts: The "prion" controversy and the public's health by Richard Rhodes (www)


Viruses, Plagues, and History by Michael B.A. Oldstone (www)


Plagues and Peoples by William H. McNeill (www)


The Great Influenza: The Epic Story of the Deadliest Plague In History by John M. Barry (www)


Twenty-First Century Plague: The Story of SARS by Thomas Abraham (www)


Power Unseen: How microbes rule the world by Bernard Dixon (www) (review)


Revenge of the Microbes: How bacterial resistance is undermining the antibiotic miracle by A.A. Salyers & D.D. Whitt (www) (review)


Evolution of Infectious Disease by Paul W. Ewald (www)


Other Books on Microbes at


Infection & Immunity