Richard Preston – The Hot Zone: The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus

Ebola was the first virus that killed 90% of those infected. Around its occurrence and distribution there are many rumors. This book is an opportunity to find out the truth, no matter how terrible it may be. The story told by the author is based on real events, written according to the recollections of the people involved and confirmed by facts. This is a story about how a hot virus escaping from a rainforest claimed the lives of thousands of patients. And how people, despite fear and panic, were able to resist it.

Before viruses, everyone is equal, and even in the century when medicine has reached unprecedented heights, the emergence of an epidemic is frightening. There are things that are not subject to people, but everyone should understand what dangerous diseases are and what needs to be done to resist them.