272 pages. Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition with previous owner's initials on front end paper. HEALTH. More Americans die each year from insect stings and bites than from snakebite. Four out of every thousand persons are so allergic to insect venom that a single bee sting can produce a fatal systemic reaction in their bodies within fifteen minutes. In a lively, informal style, this volume gives all the necessary information to identify all the significant venomous and disease-bearing insect in America. Includes an Index. (Key Words: Health, Insects, Allergy, Claude Frazier, Arthropoda, Venom, Toxicology, Bites, Stings, Anaphylactic Shock, Ants, Beetles, Disease, Mites, Mosquitoes, Ticks, Lice. Wasps).
Good. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that'll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.
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