"All books by Robert S. Desowitz"
Paperback, 2004"[Desowitz's] stories...rank among the best current examples of medical detective prose."—Booklist
Paperback, 1987The medical tapestry of the world is full of organisms too small to see, carried by flying and creeping creatures too numerous to eradicate.
Paperback, 1993"Reads like a murder mystery. . . . [Desowitz] writes with uncommon lucidity and verse, leaving the reader with a vivid understanding of malaria and other tropical diseases, and the ways in which...
Paperback, 2007We live in a medical fool's paradise, comforted, believing our sanitized Western world is safe from the microbes and parasites of the tropics. Not so, nor was it ever so.