The story of the rise and fall of smallpox, one of the most savage killers in the history of mankind, and the only disease ever to be successfully exterminated (30 years ago next year) by a public health campaign.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 425 pages, 53 Illustrations, black and white; XX, 425 p. 53 illus.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 17/05/2010
- Category: British & Irish history
- ISBN: 9780230274716