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Learning Resources for Chapter 5

John Barry, The Great Influenza: The Epic Story of the Deadliest Plague in History (Viking Adult, September 2004).

WHO, Emerging Diseases, www.who.int/trade/glossary/story022/en/index.html.

Dwight D. Eisenhower, At Ease: Stories I Tell My Friends (Eastern Acorn Press, 1981).

Committees of the North Atlantic Assembly, Chemical and Biological Weapons: The Poor Man’s Bomb, (United Kingdom: North Atlantic Assembly, 1996), p.1 http://www.fas.org/irp/threat/an253stc.htm.

George Poste, "The Impact of Life Sciences on National Security" (speech presented at Preserving National Security: The Growing Role of the Life Sciences, Center for Biosecurity meeting, Washington, D. C., March 3, 2011).

Judith Miller, Stephen Engelberg , and William Broad, Germs: Biological Weapons and America’s Secret War (New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001). 

Joshua Lederberg and George Whitesides, Biological Defense: Report of the Defense Science Board/Threat Reduction Advisory Committee Task Force (Washington D.C.: Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics, June 2001), p. 18.

Rolf-Mowatt Larrsen, Al Qaeda Weapons of Mass Destruction Threat: Hype or Reality? (Cambridge, MA: Harvard Kennedy School, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, 2010) http://belfercenter.ksg.harvard.edu/files/al-qaeda-wmd-threat.pdf.

Peggy Hamburg (presentation at NORTHCOM Homeland Security Conference, Colorado Springs, CO, October 25, 2005).

Kunal J. Rambhia, Abigail S. Ribner, and Gigi Kwik Gronvall, Everywhere You Look, Select Agent Pathogens, www.upmc-biosecurity.org/website/resources/publications/2011/2011-03-03-select_agent_pathogens.html

Rolf-Mowatt Larrsen, Al Qaeda Weapons of Mass Destruction Threat: Hype or Reality?

Kuwaiti Professor Anthrax, YouTube video 9:05, Kuwaiti Professor Abdallah Nafisi Dreams about a Biological Attack at the White House and Prays for the Bombing of a Nuclear Plant on Lake Michigan, uploaded by "oppozed1" on February 18, 2009, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M32M-2B2mz8

Former National Security Advisor Anthony Lake’s book, Six Nightmares: Real Threats in a Dangerous World and How America Can Meet Them (New York: Little, Brown & Company, 2000), devoted a chapter to domestic bioterrorism.

World Health Organization. SARS: How a Global Epidemic Was Stopped. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization, 2006.

National Security Council, National Strategy for Countering Biological Threats, November 2009, p. 1, http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/National_Strategy_for_Countering_BioThreats.pdf