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The Resource Wicked bugs : the louse that conquered Napoleon's army & other diabolical insects, Amy Stewart ; etchings and drawings by Briony Morrow-Cribbs

Wicked bugs : the louse that conquered Napoleon's army & other diabolical insects, Amy Stewart ; etchings and drawings by Briony Morrow-Cribbs

Label
Wicked bugs : the louse that conquered Napoleon's army & other diabolical insects
Title
Wicked bugs
Title remainder
the louse that conquered Napoleon's army & other diabolical insects
Statement of responsibility
Amy Stewart ; etchings and drawings by Briony Morrow-Cribbs
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this darkly comical look at the sinister side of our relationship with the natural world, Stewart has tracked down over one hundred of our worst entomological foes-creatures that infest, infect, and generally wreak havoc on human affairs
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
Dewey number
632/.7
Index
index present
LC call number
SB931
LC item number
.S83 2011
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SB931
NAL item number
.S74 2011
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Wicked bugs : the louse that conquered Napoleon's army & other diabolical insects, Amy Stewart ; etchings and drawings by Briony Morrow-Cribbs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
African bat bug -- She's just not that into you -- Asian giant hornet -- Assassin bug -- Bugs of war -- Bed bug -- Biting midge -- Black fly -- Black widow -- Stinging caterpillars -- Bombardier beetle -- Brazilian wandering spider -- Curse of the scorpion -- Brown marmorated stink bug -- Brown recluse -- Chigger mite -- Chigoe flea -- Have no fear -- Cockroach -- Colorado potato beetle -- The gardener's dirty dozen -- Corn rootworm -- Death-watch beetle -- Bookworms -- Deer tick -- Filth fly -- I've got you under my skin -- Formosan subterranean termite -- The ants go marching -- Giant centipede -- Mediterranean fruit fly -- Millipede -- Arrow poisons -- Mosquito -- Mountain pine beetle -- Nightcrawler -- The enemy within -- Oriental rat flea -- Paederus beetle -- Corpse-eaters -- Phylloxera -- Rocky Mountain locust -- Fear no weevils -- Sand fly -- Scabies mite -- What's eating you? -- Spanish fly -- Tarantula -- Tsetse fly -- Zombies
Control code
ocn662397834
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 271 p.
Isbn
9781565129603
Lccn
2011003629
System control number
(OCoLC)662397834
Label
Wicked bugs : the louse that conquered Napoleon's army & other diabolical insects, Amy Stewart ; etchings and drawings by Briony Morrow-Cribbs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
African bat bug -- She's just not that into you -- Asian giant hornet -- Assassin bug -- Bugs of war -- Bed bug -- Biting midge -- Black fly -- Black widow -- Stinging caterpillars -- Bombardier beetle -- Brazilian wandering spider -- Curse of the scorpion -- Brown marmorated stink bug -- Brown recluse -- Chigger mite -- Chigoe flea -- Have no fear -- Cockroach -- Colorado potato beetle -- The gardener's dirty dozen -- Corn rootworm -- Death-watch beetle -- Bookworms -- Deer tick -- Filth fly -- I've got you under my skin -- Formosan subterranean termite -- The ants go marching -- Giant centipede -- Mediterranean fruit fly -- Millipede -- Arrow poisons -- Mosquito -- Mountain pine beetle -- Nightcrawler -- The enemy within -- Oriental rat flea -- Paederus beetle -- Corpse-eaters -- Phylloxera -- Rocky Mountain locust -- Fear no weevils -- Sand fly -- Scabies mite -- What's eating you? -- Spanish fly -- Tarantula -- Tsetse fly -- Zombies
Control code
ocn662397834
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 271 p.
Isbn
9781565129603
Lccn
2011003629
System control number
(OCoLC)662397834

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