The Resource Poison : deadly deeds, perilous professions, and murderous medicines, Sarah Albee

Poison : deadly deeds, perilous professions, and murderous medicines, Sarah Albee

Label
Poison : deadly deeds, perilous professions, and murderous medicines
Title
Poison
Title remainder
deadly deeds, perilous professions, and murderous medicines
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Albee
Title variation
Deadly deeds, perilous professions, and murderous medicines
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A humorous and informative book that traces the role poisons have played in human history from antiquity to the present. Part history, part chemistry, part whodunit"--
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10577887
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Albee, Sarah
Dewey number
615.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-12
  • Grades 4-6
  • 1080L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
RA1214
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poisons
  • Toxicology
  • Poisoning
  • Poisons
  • Hazardous substances
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
deadly deeds, perilous professions, and murderous medicines
Label
Poison : deadly deeds, perilous professions, and murderous medicines, Sarah Albee
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Bad solutions: an introduction to poisond -- No bane, no gain: poisons in the ancient world -- That's classic: poison in ancient Greece and Rome -- Poisons, potions, and witches' brews: the Middle Ages -- Wretched Renaissance -- Crime and corruption: the sinister seventeenth century -- Murder and medicine in the Age of Reason -- Bad heir days: poisons in the nineteenth century -- Twentieth-century tox -- New and noxious: poisons in the twenty-first century and beyond
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
182 pages
Isbn
9781101932247
Lccn
2016009205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Poison : deadly deeds, perilous professions, and murderous medicines, Sarah Albee
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Bad solutions: an introduction to poisond -- No bane, no gain: poisons in the ancient world -- That's classic: poison in ancient Greece and Rome -- Poisons, potions, and witches' brews: the Middle Ages -- Wretched Renaissance -- Crime and corruption: the sinister seventeenth century -- Murder and medicine in the Age of Reason -- Bad heir days: poisons in the nineteenth century -- Twentieth-century tox -- New and noxious: poisons in the twenty-first century and beyond
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
182 pages
Isbn
9781101932247
Lccn
2016009205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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