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Ninety-nine Gnats, Nits, and Nibblers
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Univ of Illinois Pr
Publication date February 15, 2016
Pages 296
Binding Paperback
Edition Facsimile
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780252081521
ISBN-10 0252081528
Dimensions 0 by 6 by 9 in.
Availability§ Publication Cancelled
Original list price $22.95
Other format details university press
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It's an arthropods' world. We just live in it. In this classic of natural history, National Medal of Science-winning entomologist May R. Berenbaum weaves a web of spellbinding portraits that acquaints readers with the multitudes sharing our world and, alas, our kitchen. Go small or go home as Berenbaum reveals: · Why the "Jesus bug" can walk on water · How the katydid's nighttime noise inspired romantic poetry · The trapping prowess of the hungry antlion · That disgusting thing chiggers do to eat your skin A witty guide that's as accessible as the container of flour you should have closed more tightly, Ninety-nine Gnats, Nits, and Nibblers adds a new Berenbaum preface to the fascinating story of our million closest neighbors.


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With May R. Berenbaum | Facsimile edition from Univ of Illinois Pr (February 15, 2016)
9780252081521 | details & prices | 296 pages | List price $22.95
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