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Top Stories About Epidemics

Description: Books about epidemics, both historical and imagined.

Members: 14 participating members (show all)

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14,810 members, 184 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: Tinuvia (1), Dilara86 (3), aulsmith (3), ahef1963 (4), sturlington (23)

Explanations:

aulsmith (3): Cholera

3
6,660 members, 313 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (1), aulsmith (1), ahef1963 (2), sturlington (4)

Explanations:

sturlington (4): Black Death

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14,397 members, 458 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: LittleTaiko (1), Dilara86 (1), ahef1963 (5), sturlington (11)

Explanations:

sturlington (11): Bio-engineered virus

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4,967 members, 100 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: sturlington (2), oregonobsessionz (2), inge87 (2), smcwl (9)

Explanations:

sturlington (2): Ebola and Marburg viruses.

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4,850 members, 181 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

Lists: inge87 (3), ahef1963 (3), sturlington (12), smcwl (13)

Explanations:

sturlington (12): Male infertility

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10,652 members, 343 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: sturlington (1), Tinuvia (2), ahef1963 (6)

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7,823 members, 73 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (2), oregonobsessionz (6), smcwl (40), sturlington (49)

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8,231 members, 115 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (1), sturlington (3), smcwl (24)

Explanations:

sturlington (3): Biological weapon/entity.

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7,602 members, 372 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (1), sturlington (5), smcwl (12)

Explanations:

sturlington (5): Black Death

14
2,932 members, 120 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (3), ahef1963 (8), smcwl (38), sturlington (50)

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608 members, 35 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (4), sturlington (8), smcwl (8)

Explanations:

sturlington (8): Diptheria epidemic.

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6,047 members, 330 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (4), sturlington (13), smcwl (14)

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2,649 members, 45 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: smcwl (6), oregonobsessionz (7), sturlington (31)

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1,052 members, 27 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: oregonobsessionz (10), smcwl (11), sturlington (28)

23
4,752 members, 206 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: dara85 (1), sturlington (20)

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132 members, 0 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: Luchtpint (3), sturlington (52), smcwl (92)

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20,600 members, 303 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (8), smcwl (34), sturlington (53)

29
526 members, 11 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: oregonobsessionz (14), smcwl (23), sturlington (46)

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1,505 members, 102 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (7), smcwl (53), sturlington (54)

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1,997 members, 45 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (2), sturlington (16)

Explanations:

sturlington (16): Black Death

32
50 members, 1 review
3.28 stars (3.28 stars)

Lists: Luchtpint (6), sturlington (55), smcwl (86)

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921 members, 53 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (2), sturlington (18)

Explanations:

sturlington (18): Black Death

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16,404 members, 318 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (5), sturlington (6)

Explanations:

sturlington (6): Influenza (biologically engineered weapon nicknamed the "superflu" or "Captain Trips") kills 99% of people.

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1,535 members, 18 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: smcwl (2), sturlington (25)

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1,997 members, 26 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (9), sturlington (58), smcwl (85)

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1,165 members, 84 reviews
3.36 stars (3.36 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (3), sturlington (17)

39
1,098 members, 26 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (2), sturlington (57)

40
68 members, 1 review
3.17 stars (3.17 stars)

Lists: dara85 (2), sturlington (60)

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1,134 members, 48 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: smcwl (4), sturlington (30)

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9,743 members, 244 reviews
3.45 stars (3.45 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (7), sturlington (14)

Explanations:

sturlington (14): Virus passed through cell phones

43
736 members, 13 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (4), sturlington (59)

44
100 members, 7 reviews
3.44 stars (3.44 stars)

Lists: inge87 (4), sturlington (61)

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22 members, 2 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (4), sturlington (63)

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495 members, 11 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (5), sturlington (70)

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3,030 members, 99 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: sturlington (15), smcwl (18)

Explanations:

sturlington (15): Plague kills most people in the world.

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4,385 members, 91 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (6), sturlington (69)

Explanations:

aulsmith (6): Cholera

49
1,039 members, 46 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (8), sturlington (62)

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1,255 members, 41 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (9), sturlington (64)

51
92 members, 4 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (10), sturlington (67)

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400 members, 19 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)

Lists: sturlington (19), smcwl (29)

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816 members, 14 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (11), sturlington (65)

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687 members, 78 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (12), sturlington (66)

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1,116 members, 11 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: smcwl (21), sturlington (37)

57
450 members, 8 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: smcwl (25), sturlington (40)

58
549 members, 11 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: smcwl (16), sturlington (72)

59
80 members, 13 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: smcwl (17), sturlington (73)

60
1,332 members, 74 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: smcwl (30), sturlington (42)

63
227 members, 8 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: smcwl (26), sturlington (71)

64
52 members, 0 reviews
3.17 stars (3.17 stars)

Lists: smcwl (33), sturlington (74)

66
168 members, 7 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: smcwl (36), sturlington (76)

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1,703 members, 28 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: smcwl (37), sturlington (77)

69
373 members, 5 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: smcwl (41), sturlington (79)

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226 members, 2 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: smcwl (42), sturlington (80)

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150 members, 5 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: smcwl (45), sturlington (83)

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314 members, 4 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: smcwl (47), sturlington (85)

77
146 members, 1 review
3.29 stars (3.29 stars)

Lists: smcwl (50), sturlington (87)

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87 members, 2 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: smcwl (51), sturlington (88)

79
63 members, 1 review
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: smcwl (52), sturlington (89)

80
1,346 members, 10 reviews
3.48 stars (3.48 stars)

Lists: smcwl (54), sturlington (90)

81
1,330 members, 19 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: smcwl (55), sturlington (91)

82
308 members, 3 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: smcwl (56), sturlington (92)

83
227 members, 1 review
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: smcwl (57), sturlington (93)

84
174 members, 3 reviews
3.55 stars (3.55 stars)

Lists: smcwl (58), sturlington (94)

85
141 members, 2 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: smcwl (59), sturlington (95)

87
183 members, 7 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: smcwl (61), sturlington (97)

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6,923 members, 560 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: sturlington (7)

Explanations:

sturlington (7): Flu pandemic

92
12,359 members, 632 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: sturlington (9)

93
2,149 members, 150 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: sturlington (10)

95
3,614 members, 269 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: sturlington (29)

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2,344 members, 163 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

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2,099 members, 53 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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1,424 members, 40 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: sturlington (39)

99
430 members, 52 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: sturlington (44)

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1,507 members, 29 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: sturlington (47)

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Started by: sturlington (November 2013)

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