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StatusChecked Out
Barcode31662001646595
LocationWinamac
TitleThe mosquito book : an entertaining, fact-filled look at the dreaded pesky bloodsuckers / by Brett Ortler.
AuthorOrtler, Brett
Call No595.7 ORT
CollectionAdult 500-599
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LocationCirc StatusCall NoIssue Name
WinamacDue on 10/23/2020595.7 ORT 

Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 9781591934882 (pbk.) : $9.95
Personal Name Ortler, Brett
Title Statement The mosquito book : an entertaining, fact-filled look at the dreaded pesky bloodsuckers / by Brett Ortler.
Imprint Cambridge, MN : Adventure Publications, Inc., 2014.
Physical Description 144 pages : color illustrations ; 18 cm.
Content Type text txt rdacontent.
Media Type unmediated n rdamedia.
Carrier Type volume rdacarrier.
Bibliography, Etc. Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-141).
Formatted Contents Note Frequently asked questions -- Introduction -- The basics -- Honing in -- How they bite -- Mosquitoes as disease vectors: flying syringes -- Avoiding mosquitoes made easy -- What doesn't work: superstitions, mosquito traps and other bogus "cures" -- A mosquito miscellany: the weird, the true, and the funny of mosquito lore -- Identifying Aedes, Anopheles, and Culex mosquitoes -- Table of repellents/insecticides -- Recommended resources/reading -- Bibliography -- About the author.
Summary, Etc. This book contains everything you need to understand and avoid mosquitoes, including a review of CDC-recommended repellents and products.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Mosquitoes.
Location 595.7 ORT 31662001646595

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