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    Apollo's Arrow

    The Profound and Enduring Impact of Coronavirus on the Way We Live


    12 hours 10 min

    A piercing and scientifically grounded look at the emergence of the coronavirus pandemic and how it will change the way we live—"excellent and timely." (The New Yorker)Apollo's Arrow offers a riveting account of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic as it swept through American society in 2020, and of how the recovery will unfold in the coming years. Drawing on momentous (yet dimly remembered) ... Read more

    $38.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Virus vs. The People - the Inside Story

    Narrated by Roger Davis ...


    8 hours 16 min

    ***THE TOP 5 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER***A pulse-racing journey through the science and politics of the pandemic. Did the UK government really 'follow the science' throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, as it claims?The Coronavirus pandemic has devastated lives and livelihoods around the world - and continues to do so. These personal tragedies will, and must, be told and heard. There is, however, also a ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Hate and Compassion from the Plague of Athens to AIDS

    Narrated by David Colacci ...


    29 hours 39 min

    By investigating thousands of descriptions of epidemics reaching back before the fifth-century-BCE Plague of Athens to the distrust and violence that erupted with Ebola in 2014, Epidemics challenges a dominant hypothesis in the study of epidemics, that invariably across time and space, epidemics provoked hatred, blaming of the "other," and victimizing bearers of epidemic diseases, particularly ... Read more

    $52.40 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Viren für Anfänger - Die wichtigsten Fragen und Antworten zu Corona (Ungekürzt)

    by Mark Benecke ...
    Narrated by Mark Benecke ...


    2 hours 30 min

    Deutschland fragt, Dr. Made antwortet War und ist die Angst vor Corona berechtigt? Wie kann ich Desinfektionsmittel selbst herstellen? Wie kann ich mich vor Viren schützen? Wie sinnvoll sind Masken wirklich? Was bedeutet eigentlich Herdenschutz? Fragen über Fragen, die Dr. Mark Benecke, der bekannteste Kriminalbiologe Deutschlands, verständlich und fachkundig beantwortet. ... Read more

    $12.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Black Death at the Golden Gate

    The Race to Save America from the Bubonic Plague

    Narrated by Charles Constant ...


    7 hours 50 min

    A spine-chilling saga of virulent racism, human folly, and the ultimate triumph of scientific progress. For Chinese immigrant Wong Chut King, surviving in San Francisco meant a life in the shadows. His passing on March 6, 1900, would have been unremarkable if a city health officer hadn't noticed a swollen black lymph node on his groin-a sign of bubonic plague. Empowered by racist pseudoscience, ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Great Influenza

    The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

    by John M Barry ...
    Narrated by Scott Brick ...


    19 hours 26 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIn 1918, the world faced the deadliest pandemic in human history. What can the story of the so-called Spanish Flu teach us about the fight against present day crises, and how to prepare for future outbreaks?At the height of WWI, history's most lethal influenza virus erupted in an army camp in Kansas, moved east with American troops, ... ... Read more

    $30.29 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Plague Year

    America in the Time of Covid

    Narrated by Eric Jason Martin ...


    11 hours 30 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.'In the twenty-first century, infectious disease seemed like a nuisance, not like a mortal threat'Just as Lawrence Wright's The Looming Tower became the defining account of our century's first devastating event, 9/11, so The Plague Year will become the defining account of the second.The story starts with the initial moments of Covid's appearance in Wuhan and ends with ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Summary of Yasmeen Abutaleb and Damian Paletta's Nightmare Scenario

    by Falcon Press ...
    Narrated by Glenn Argenti ...


    21 min

    Buy now to get the main key ideas from Yasmeen Abutaleb and Damian Paletta's Nightmare ScenarioThe Coronavirus demonstrated to the world how a single disease could bring one of the most powerful countries in the world, America, to its knees.Yasmeen Abutaleb and Damian Paletta’s Nightmare Scenario (2021) investigates the complete dysfunction that was the US response effort, led by the Trump ... Read more

    $8.97 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Pale Rider

    The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How it Changed the World

    by Laura Spinney ...
    Narrated by Paul Hodgson ...


    10 hours 4 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.With a death toll of between 50 and 100 million people and a global reach, the Spanish flu of 1918–1920 was the greatest human disaster, not only of the twentieth century, but possibly in all of recorded history. And yet, in our popular conception it exists largely as a footnote to World War I.In Pale Rider, Laura Spinney recounts the story of an overlooked pandemic, ... Read more

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    How to Challenge a Misinformed Movement

    Narrated by Daniel Henning ...


    7 hours 17 min

    In Anti-Vaxxers, Jonathan Berman explores the phenomenon of the anti-vaccination movement, recounting its history from its nineteenth-century antecedents to today's activism, examining its claims, and suggesting a strategy for countering them. After providing background information on vaccines and how they work, Berman describes resistance to Britain's Vaccination Act of 1853, showing that the ... Read more

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    Awakenings in the Time of Coronavirus

    And Lifting Emotional Lockdown

    Narrated by Sophie Sabbage ...


    2 hours 22 min

    A timely and vital guide to emotional freedom from the bestselling author of THE CANCER WHISPERER and LIFESHOCKS.The most serious health crisis in a century has delivered a tsunami of unexpected, stressful events - lifeshocks - to most of the world. It has also shone a light on long-standing mental challenges we have not done enough to remedy:- The pre-existing epidemic of loneliness, which ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    A Very Short Introduction

    Narrated by Joe Barrett ...


    4 hours

    Christian W. McMillen provides a concise yet comprehensive account of pandemics throughout human history, illustrating how pandemic disease has shaped history and, at the same time, social behavior has influenced pandemic disease. This Very Short Introduction describes history's major pandemics-plague, tuberculosis, malaria, smallpox, cholera, influenza, and HIV/AIDS-highlighting how each disease ... Read more

    $23.95 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    From Killer To Common Cold

    Herd Protection and the Transitional Phase of Covid-19

    Narrated by Eric Larson, MD ...


    1 hour 52 min

    We cannot eradicate Covid-19, but humans can help the virus grow to be more benign. To get there, we must enter the Transitional Phase, when Covid-19 transforms from pandemic to another common cold coronavirus. Understanding what a virus wants and how a virus views the world helps. With knowledge of existing human coronaviruses and basic viral/host interactions, we come to understand that herd ... Read more

    $13.46 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Twelve Diseases That Changed Our World

    Narrated by Chris Sorensen ...


    10 hours 43 min

    This book covers the history of twelve important diseases and addresses public health responses and societal upheavals. - Chronicles the ways disease outbreaks shaped traditions and institutions of Western civilization. - Explains the effects, causes, and outcomes from past epidemics. - Describes a dozen diseases to show how disease control either was achieved or failed. - Makes clear the ... Read more

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    When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi - Book Summary

    Narrated by Dean Bokhari ...


    23 min

    "When Breath Becomes Air" by Paul Kalanithi : Book Summary by FlashBooksNOTE—THIS IS AN AUDIOBOOK SUMMARY:When Breath Becomes AirBy Paul KalanithiABOUT:This autobiography is a beautiful tragedy. It is the story of Dr. Paul Kalanithi’s short, outstanding life. Yet somehow, it transcends the format of a ‘This Is My Life’ book to become a profound story about life, death, and living with death. And ... Read more

    $7.47 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Asthma: The Natural Solution to Asthma Attack and Relief Management Therapy

    Narrated by Micheal Borge ...


    1 hour 5 min

    This book teaches every asthmatic patients and non-asthmatic patients the information necessary for recognizing, managing, avoiding the occurrence and also to treat asthma attack and exacerbations. It is an excellent resource for asthmatic and non-asthmatic patients.If you are highly concerned about your health status and healthy living, you should see this guide as everything needed to understand ... Read more

    $17.97 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Corona Virus Guide

    What You Need to Know

    Narrated by National Publisher ...


    22 min

    Corona virus is a common form of respiratory virus, but in late 2019 and into 2020, it has been making headlines due to its spread, and the rising death toll as more and more cases are reported.This new strain of corona virus, termed 2019-nCoV, began in China, but with travel far more common than it used to be, cases have been reported in an ever-increasing number of countries. In the US, more and ... Read more

    $10.48 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Vaccines Did Not Cause Rachel's Autism

    My Journey as a Vaccine Scientist, Pediatrician, and Autism Dad

    Narrated by P.J. Ochlan ...


    6 hours 54 min

    In 1994, Peter Hotez's nineteen-month-old daughter, Rachel, was diagnosed with autism. Dr. Hotez, a pediatrician-scientist who develops vaccines for neglected tropical diseases affecting the world's poorest people, became troubled by the decades-long rise of the influential anti-vaccine community and their inescapable narrative around childhood vaccines and autism. The alleged link between the two ... Read more

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    Our Malady

    Lessons in Liberty and Solidarity

    Narrated by Timothy Snyder ...


    3 hours 1 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.A virus is not human, but the reaction to it is a measure of humanity.America has not measured up well. Tens of thousands are dead for no reason. America is supposed to be about freedom, yet illness and fear make its citizens less free. After all, freedom is meaningless if we are too ill to think about our right to happiness or too weak to pursue it. So, if a government ... Read more

    $17.04 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Doom: The Politics of Catastrophe

    Narrated by Niall Ferguson ...


    16 hours 35 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.Disasters are inherently hard to predict. But when catastrophe strikes, we ought to be better prepared than the Romans were when Vesuvius erupted or medieval Italians when the Black Death struck. We have science on our side, after all. Yet the responses of many developed countries to a new pathogen from China were badly bungled. Why?While populist rulers certainly ... Read more

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    Ebola and the Global Scramble to Prevent the Next Killer Outbreak

    by Reid Wilson ...
    Narrated by Jonathan Yen ...


    11 hours 55 min

    A global health catastrophe narrowly averted. A world unprepared for the next great threat. In December 2013, a young boy in a tiny West African village contracted the deadly Ebola virus. The virus spread to his relatives, then to neighboring communities, then across international borders. The world's first urban Ebola outbreak quickly overwhelmed the global health system and threatened to kill ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    How Contagion Works

    Science, Awareness and Community in Times of Global Crises - The short essay that helped change the Covid-19 debate

    Narrated by Paolo Giordano, David Thorpe ...


    1 hour 7 min

    The Covid-19 pandemic is the most significant health emergency of our time.Writing from Italy in lockdown, physicist and novelist Paolo Giordano explains how disease spreads in our interconnected world:why it mattershow it impacts ushow we must reactBy expanding his focus to include other forms of contagion - from the environmental crisis to fake news and x... ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Spanish Influenza Pandemic of 1918

    Narrated by Chris Mathews ...


    1 hour 46 min

    Early in September, 1918, the United States was invaded by a scourge of highly infectious and fatal disease, which spread with rapidity throughout the country, eventually infecting 500 million people worldwide, or about 27% of the world population, killing anywhere from 17 million to as many as 100 million, making it one of the deadliest epidemics in human history.Known as Spanish Influenza, it ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Spanish Flu Epidemic and Its Influence on History

    Narrated by Gabrielle Baker ...


    6 hours 53 min

    Where did Spanish flu come from, and what can the possible sites of origin tell us today? This book looks at how Spanish flu changed the focus of scientific thought from eugenics to the creation of public health, and how it unfolded across each continent. In Budapest, a lone woman dies quietly on a bench in the late afternoon sun, while in South Africa, a group of men plunge to their death in the ... Read more

    $19.45 AUD or free with audiobook trial