Zoonosis (zo-on'sis) n. [NLat.: ZOO + Gk nosos, disease.]
A disease such as rabies, malaria, or anthrax that can be
transmitted from animals to humans.
Houston City Veterinarian, Dr. Duncan MacDonell, jumps
from the frying pan of city government into the fire storm
of a national political crisis. And once again his life is put
in jeopardy as he tries to unravel a crude scheme which
appears designed to derail the presidential election