Charles Bowesman, O.B.E., B.A., M.D., F.R.C.S.E., F.A.C.S., D.T.M.&H., Editor. 1st edition, 1068 + viii pages, illustrated. Edinburgh and London, E. & S. Livingstone Ltd. (The Williams & Wilkins Co., Baltimore, exclusive U.S. agents), 1960. $22.50
The second outbreak of rabies in man occurred in British Guiana in 1960–1961 on the Aruka River, a tributary of the Barima River. Eight persons were involved and all died. The duration of the disease was from 4 to 14 days. Roosts of vampire bats were not found in the district.