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Time travel through net to 11th century. Oxford. Flu virus.

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1lizziem
Jul 19, 2009, 8:24am Top

This was a book I read about 15 years ago. It was set in the future and a flu virus was about the only illness that couldn't be controlled because it mutates. I think it was set around Oxford, UK and contained a time travel element where scientists went back in time to investigate the plague. Can't remember the title or the author. Does anyone recognise it. It was general fiction rather than sci fi in my local library.

2fyrefly98
Edited: Jul 19, 2009, 8:33am Top

Doomsday Book by Connie Willis, for sure.

3lizziem
Jul 19, 2009, 8:58am Top

Wow. Thankyou so much.

4fyrefly98
Jul 19, 2009, 10:02am Top

No problem. It's a great book!

5Willow316
Jul 19, 2009, 11:46pm Top

If you like that one...try To Say Nothing of the Dog. about the Net and time travel as well.

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