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The hot zone

The setting g takes place in two major places. Reston Maryland which is a suburb of Washington DC. and the second major area is in Kenya Africa. The story takes place in the 1980’s.
Since this story is a true story there is no one character that is a main character. The author does not create the story around any one main character so I’ll just list every character I can remember from the book.
1. Charles Monet: He was thefirst host to the deadly ebola virus breakout in Africa. He was 56 years old and was kind of a loner according to the authors interviews with people.
2. Dr. Mosoke: He was Charles Monets doctor when Charles crashed and bled out which means when the host suddenly starts bleeding infectious blood out of every orifice in the body.
3. Nancy Jaax: She was a veterinary pathologist at a military fort in Maryland..
4. Jerry Jaax: He was a veterinarian and husband to Nancy Jaax.
5. Peter Jahrling: He was a disease expert at Fort Detrick
6. Gene Johnson: He was in charge of the Reston operation. He also was the discoverer of Ebola Sudan.
7. Nun: The Nun’s name was unknown but she had the veryfirst recorded case of Ebola Zaire which is the most dangerous of the three strains.
This is a true story. On New Year’s Day 1980 a man named Charles Monet went on a trip with a girl friend of his up to Mnt. Elgon in West Kenya. They spent the night there and went to a large cave there called Kitcum cave. After his trip to Kitcum cave he went home and three days later had a huge headache that wouldn’t go away. That is thefirst symptom of this deadly disease. A few days later he went to the doctors and they told him he should go to a bigger hospital in Nairobi. Charles caught a flight to Nairobi an the ninth day after his visit to kitcum cave. All through the flight to Nairobi he was throwing up blood mixed with a black liquid. When he g


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