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The Resource Prevention of bug bites, stings, and disease, Daniel Strickman, Stephen P. Frances, Mustapha Debboun ; with illustrations by Rachel Strickman

Prevention of bug bites, stings, and disease, Daniel Strickman, Stephen P. Frances, Mustapha Debboun ; with illustrations by Rachel Strickman

Label
Prevention of bug bites, stings, and disease
Title
Prevention of bug bites, stings, and disease
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Strickman, Stephen P. Frances, Mustapha Debboun ; with illustrations by Rachel Strickman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Here is all the information you will ever need--no matter where you are in the world--to identify, avoid, and protect yourself against all manner of blood sucking or venomous arthropods, ranging from scorpions, spiders, ants, and bees to mites, ticks, lice, bed bugs, sand flies, biting midges, mosquitoes, and horse flies. Line drawings and representative color photographs help identify bugs accurately, and information on each bug's particular habits and habitats allows readers to minimize potentially annoying, painful, and even lethal encounters. This book is packed with helpful tips on using
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Strickman, Daniel
Dewey number
613.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QL434
LC item number
.S95 2009
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QL434
NAL item number
.S77 2009
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2009 L-494
  • WD 430
NLM item number
S917p 2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Frances, Stephen P
  • Debboun, Mustapha
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arthropoda
  • Bites and stings
  • Insect Repellents
  • Insecticides
  • Arthropod Vectors
  • Insect Bites and Stings
  • Insect Repellents
  • Insecticides
  • Bites and Stings
  • Insect Bites and Stings
  • Disease Vectors
  • Specialty Uses of Chemicals
  • Disease Transmission, Infectious
  • Toxic Actions
  • Poisoning
  • Agrochemicals
  • Chemical Actions and Uses
  • Public Health
  • Substance-Related Disorders
  • Disease
  • Environment and Public Health
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Pesticides
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • Arthropoda
  • Bites and stings
  • Parasitäre Krankheit
  • Wanzen
Label
Prevention of bug bites, stings, and disease, Daniel Strickman, Stephen P. Frances, Mustapha Debboun ; with illustrations by Rachel Strickman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-301) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. What's Biting Me?; 2. Location, Location, Location; 3. When Is Enough Enough?; 4. Stop Them at the Source; 5. WANTED: Dead or Dead; 6. Good Fences Make Good Neighbors; 7. Suit Up!; 8. Put on Something Natural; 9. Repellents That Work; 10. Formulation: The Choice Is Up to You; 11. How Do I Know What Works?; 12. How Do I Know That It's Safe?; 13. Will It Hurt? Toxic Stings and Bites; 14. Future Directions; 15. Putting It All Together; Glossary; References; Index
Control code
666986634
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 323 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199867677
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)666986634
Label
Prevention of bug bites, stings, and disease, Daniel Strickman, Stephen P. Frances, Mustapha Debboun ; with illustrations by Rachel Strickman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-301) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. What's Biting Me?; 2. Location, Location, Location; 3. When Is Enough Enough?; 4. Stop Them at the Source; 5. WANTED: Dead or Dead; 6. Good Fences Make Good Neighbors; 7. Suit Up!; 8. Put on Something Natural; 9. Repellents That Work; 10. Formulation: The Choice Is Up to You; 11. How Do I Know What Works?; 12. How Do I Know That It's Safe?; 13. Will It Hurt? Toxic Stings and Bites; 14. Future Directions; 15. Putting It All Together; Glossary; References; Index
Control code
666986634
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 323 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199867677
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)666986634

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