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The Resource Little monsters : the creatures that live on us and in us, Albert Marrin

Little monsters : the creatures that live on us and in us, Albert Marrin

Label
Little monsters : the creatures that live on us and in us
Title
Little monsters
Title remainder
the creatures that live on us and in us
Statement of responsibility
Albert Marrin
Title variation
Creatures that live on us and in us
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An illustrated introduction to parasites profiles the benefits and risks posed by creatures ranging from lice and ticks to bedbugs and leeches, revealing how parasites have influenced the course of human history. By the award-winning author of Oh, Rats!"--From publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10055146
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marrin, Albert
Dewey number
578.6/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • photographs
Index
index present
Intended audience
1030L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parasites
  • Mosquitoes as carriers of disease
  • Helminths
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the creatures that live on us and in us
Label
Little monsters : the creatures that live on us and in us, Albert Marrin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-148) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My first parasite -- Secret sharers -- Learning about parasites -- Worlds within worlds -- Mosquitoes and selfish brutes -- Fearsome fleas -- Lousy lice -- World's worst worms -- Avoiding parasites -- Further reading -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
152 pages
Isbn
9780525422624
Lccn
2009053242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, photographs
Label
Little monsters : the creatures that live on us and in us, Albert Marrin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-148) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My first parasite -- Secret sharers -- Learning about parasites -- Worlds within worlds -- Mosquitoes and selfish brutes -- Fearsome fleas -- Lousy lice -- World's worst worms -- Avoiding parasites -- Further reading -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
152 pages
Isbn
9780525422624
Lccn
2009053242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, photographs

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