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Author Jones, Richard, 1958 July 14-

Title Mosquito / Richard Jones.

Imprint London : Reaktion Books, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    595.772 JON    Available
Description 216 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 19 cm.
Series Animal
Animal (Reaktion Books)
Bibliography Includes web resources (p. 206-207).
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Will it bite? -- Why drink blood? -- Pest proportions -- Mosquito places -- The parasite within -- The march of progress -- The theatre of war -- Environmental chaos -- The mosquito brand -- Mosquito redux -- The mosquito legacy.
Subject Mosquitoes.
Mosquitoes -- Social aspects.
Mosquitoes as carriers of disease.
Insect pests -- Social aspects.
Malaria -- History.
Insects in art.
Human-animal relationships.
Animals and civilization.
ISBN 1861899238 (pbk.)
9781861899231 (pbk.)

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