The Hot Zone

How many monkeys out of the original shipment did bill Volt count as dead within one month's time?

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Twenty-nine of the original one-hundred monkeys died within a month's time.

On November 1, a little less than a month after the shipment of monkeys had arrived, he put in a telephone call to Dan Dalgard, telling him that the monkeys that had recently arrived from the Philippines were dying in unusually large numbers. He had counted twenty-nine deaths out of a shipment of a hundred monkeys.

Preston, Richard (2012-03-14). The Hot Zone: The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus (p. 164). Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. Kindle Edition.