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Product Description: Entomologist Justin O. Schmidt is on a mission. Some say it’s a brave exploration, others shake their heads in disbelief. His goal? To compare the impacts of stinging insects on humans, mainly using himself as the test case.In The Sting of the Wild, the colorful Dr...read more

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9781421419282 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, March 3, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Entomologist Justin O.

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Product Description: Insects, being poikilothermic, are among the organisms that are most likely to respond to changes in climate, particularly increased temperatures. Range expansions into new areas, further north and to higher elevations, are already well documented, as are physiological and phenological responses...read more
By Pekka Niemala (editor)

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9781780643786 | C A B Intl, November 16, 2015, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Insects, being poikilothermic, are among the organisms that are most likely to respond to changes in climate, particularly increased temperatures.
9780471166610, titled "Encyclopedia of Molecular Biology" | John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 1, 1999, cover price $375.00 | also contains Encyclopedia of Molecular Biology

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Product Description: In the last few decades there has been an ever-increasing component in most BSc Zoology degree courses of cell biology, physiology and genetics, for spectacular developments have taken place in these fields. Some aspects of biotechnology are now also being included...read more

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9780412498008 | Chapman & Hall, December 1, 1996, cover price $329.00 | About this edition: In the last few decades there has been an ever-increasing component in most BSc Zoology degree courses of cell biology, physiology and genetics, for spectacular developments have taken place in these fields.

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9789401062480 | Springer Verlag, November 6, 2012, cover price $329.00 | About this edition: In the last few decades there has been an ever-increasing component in most BSc Zoology degree courses of cell biology, physiology and genetics, for spectacular developments have taken place in these fields.

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Product Description: The abundance of insects can change dramatically from generation to generation; these generational changes may occur within a growing season or over a period of years. Such extraordinary density changes or "outbreaks" may be abrupt and ostensibly random, or population peaks may occur in a more or less cyclic fashion...read more
By Anurag A. Agrawal (editor), Pedro Barbosa (editor) and Deborah K. Letourneau (editor)

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9781444337594 | Blackwell Pub, August 27, 2012, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: The abundance of insects can change dramatically from generation to generation; these generational changes may occur within a growing season or over a period of years.

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Product Description: In this darkly comical look at the sinister side of our relationship with the natural world, Stewart has tracked down over one hundred of our worst entomological foes-creatures that infest, infect, and generally wreak havoc on human affairs...read more
By Coleen Marlo (narrator)

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9781452652603, titled "Wicked Bugs: The Louse That Conquered Napoleon's Army & Other Diabolical Insects" | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 23, 2011), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: In this darkly comical look at the sinister side of our relationship with the natural world, Stewart has tracked down over one hundred of our worst entomological foes-creatures that infest, infect, and generally wreak havoc on human affairs.
9781452602608 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 23, 2011), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: In this darkly comical look at the sinister side of our relationship with the natural world, Stewart has tracked down over one hundred of our worst entomological foes-creatures that infest, infect, and generally wreak havoc on human affairs.

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Product Description: In this darkly comical look at the sinister side of our relationship with the natural world, Stewart has tracked down over one hundred of our worst entomological foes-creatures that infest, infect, and generally wreak havoc on human affairs...read more
By Coleen Marlo (narrator) and Amy Stewart

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9781452632605 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 23, 2011), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: In this darkly comical look at the sinister side of our relationship with the natural world, Stewart has tracked down over one hundred of our worst entomological foes-creatures that infest, infect, and generally wreak havoc on human affairs.

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9782895792871, titled "Les Insectes: Utiles Ou Nuisibles?" | Crabtree Pub Co, March 15, 2010, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: A global view of the insect groups that are of major significance to worldwide agriculture in its widest sense. It is intended for use as a college text and presupposes a basic knowledge of entomology. All the main insect groups and many of the important genera are illustrated with hundreds of black-and-white photographs and line drawings...read more

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9780881922233 | Timber Pr, October 1, 1994, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: A global view of the insect groups that are of major significance to worldwide agriculture in its widest sense.

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Product Description: Look out! Here come the bugs that destroy. Find out about all the dangerous creepy crawlies that make life very difficult for plants and animals, including human beings, and see how they look and behave with the help of the amazing photographs and illustrations inside.

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9780761431886 | 1 edition (Benchmark Books, September 1, 2008), cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Look out!

Product Description: An account for the popular science reader of how insects impact our lives. Mary Berenbaum looks at the odd and fascinating world of insects, from the Roman Emperor Justinian sending spies to kidnap silkworms, to the discovery that maggots might actually help heal serious wounds.

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9780201624991 | Perseus Books, December 1, 1994, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: An account for the popular science reader of how insects impact our lives.

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9780201408249 | Basic Books, June 17, 1996, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: An introduction to insect physiology, genetics and behaviour which looks at the interaction between humans and insects, and explores both the positive and negative aspects of the relationship.

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9781439505229 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $29.00 | About this edition: An account for the popular science reader of how insects impact our lives.

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Product Description: This edition covers recent changes and governmental regulation in the pesticide industry and describes the current status of pest management tools and alternatives to pesticides, particularly important topics due to the growing concern for food safety.

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9780133735314, titled "Entomology and Pest Management" | 2nd edition (Prentice Hall, November 1, 1995), cover price $100.10 | also contains Entomology and Pest Management | About this edition: This edition covers recent changes and governmental regulation in the pesticide industry and describes the current status of pest management tools and alternatives to pesticides, particularly important topics due to the growing concern for food safety.

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Product Description: This fascinating, beautifully illustrated book profiles twenty "troublesome bugs," showing how the study of these creatures has led scientists to many basic discoveries that have enhanced our understanding of life.The reader learns how an American entomologist was awarded France’s gold medal of honor for rescuing the French wine industry from destruction by the aphid-like "grape phylloxera"; how the World Health Organization almost completely eradicated malaria through the use of DDT before the insect adapted to the insecticide and became resistant; how some insects disguise themselves to avoid detection; how others survive the subzero temperatures of winter; why some flies have a uterus and a mammary gland; and many more strange and tantalizing true tales about these wonderful, troublesome "pests"—pests that have taught us vital lessons about survival, nature, and the environment...read more

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9781591022770 | Prometheus Books, March 11, 2005, cover price $20.99 | About this edition: Examines the behavior of twenty insects commonly considered pests, including mosquitoes, fruit flies, gypsy moths, and Japanese beetles, and looks at how these creatures can be helpful and what we can learn from them.

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9781435292239 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 29, 2008), cover price $29.98 | About this edition: This fascinating, beautifully illustrated book profiles twenty "troublesome bugs," showing how the study of these creatures has led scientists to many basic discoveries that have enhanced our understanding of life.

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Product Description: A pocket reference that allows the non-specialist to identify major insect and arachnid pests found in stored cereal grains, grain products and grain legumes. It describes most storage pests found worldwide and provides concise information on the biology, distribution, damage and economic importance of each species...read more

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9780643093850 | 2 poc spi edition (Csiro, May 30, 2007), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A pocket reference that allows the non-specialist to identify major insect and arachnid pests found in stored cereal grains, grain products and grain legumes.

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Product Description: Completely updated in a new edition, this book remains ideal for a reader with little or no background in entomology and those who cannot spend the time to take both a general entomology course and an applied course. This combines, in a single volume, general principles of entomology and modern principles of insect pest management, including factual details and specific examples...read more

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9780131525634 | 5th edition (Prentice Hall, May 20, 2005), cover price $131.40 | About this edition: Ideal for those with little or no background in entomology–this book combines, in a single volume–general principles of entomology and modern principles of insect pest management–including factual details and specific examples.
9780130195678 | 4 sub edition (Prentice Hall, May 1, 2001), cover price $119.00
9780137800247 | 3 sub edition (Prentice Hall, October 1, 1998), cover price $128.33 | About this edition: For undergraduate/ graduate-level introductory courses in Applied Entomology, Insect Pest Management, or Economic Entomology.
9780133735314 | 2nd edition (Prentice Hall, November 1, 1995), cover price $100.10 | also contains Educational Psychology | About this edition: This edition covers recent changes and governmental regulation in the pesticide industry and describes the current status of pest management tools and alternatives to pesticides, particularly important topics due to the growing concern for food safety.
9780023933103 | Macmillan Pub Co, cover price $70.00 | also contains Collecting Barber Bottles: Pictorial Price Guide With History | About this edition: For undergraduate/ graduate-level introductory courses in Applied Entomology, Insect Pest Management, or Economic Entomology.
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Provides a close-up look at grubs and other insects that cause damage to plants, including weevils, beetles, and slugs.

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9781410305367 | Blackbirch Pr Inc, May 14, 2005, cover price $26.20 | About this edition: Provides a close-up look at grubs and other insects that cause damage to plants, including weevils, beetles, and slugs.

Examines the behavior of twenty insects commonly considered pests, including mosquitoes, fruit flies, gypsy moths, and Japanese beetles, and looks at how these creatures can be helpful and what we can learn from them.

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9781417726776 | Turtleback Books, March 11, 2005, cover price $31.90 | About this edition: Examines the behavior of twenty insects commonly considered pests, including mosquitoes, fruit flies, gypsy moths, and Japanese beetles, and looks at how these creatures can be helpful and what we can learn from them.

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Product Description: Museums throughout the world face the challenge of finding nontoxic methods to control insect pests. This book focuses on practical rather than theoretical issues in the use of oxygen-free environments, presenting a detailed, hands-on guide to the use of oxygen-free environments in the eradication of museum insect pests...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780892366934 | Pap/cdr edition (J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, May 29, 2003), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Museums throughout the world face the challenge of finding nontoxic methods to control insect pests.

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An entomologist explains the jobs and dangers of every crawling, flying, and leaping insect. Read by Scott Brick.

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9781558212497, titled "Life on a Little-Known Planet" | Upd rev edition (Lyons Pr, August 1, 1993), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The world of insects is this little-known planet.

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9781931056342 | Unabridged edition (New Millenium Audio, November 1, 2002), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: An entomologist explains the jobs and dangers of every crawling, flying, and leaping insect.

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Product Description: Palms constitute one of the largest botanical families, and include some of the world’s most important economic plants. They are also unequalled as outdoor and indoor ornamental plants, and include many species that are essential components of the ecosystems of tropical and other warm regions...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780851993263 | C A B Intl, August 13, 2001, cover price $230.00 | About this edition: Palms constitute one of the largest botanical families, and include some of the world’s most important economic plants.

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Product Description: Heteropterans regularly cause a wide variety and large number of problems for humans - at times on a catastrophic scale. The 37,000 described species of this suborder including many pests, disease transmitters, and nuisances exist worldwide, inflicting damage on crops, forests, orchards, and human life...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Antonio Ricardo Panizzi (editor) and Carl W. Schaefer (editor)

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9780849306952 | CRC Pr I Llc, July 1, 2000, cover price $209.95 | About this edition: Heteropterans regularly cause a wide variety and large number of problems for humans - at times on a catastrophic scale.

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Product Description: A full understanding of the biology and life histories of pest species is vital for all those involved in crop production and crop protection. This important new title provides comprehensive coverage of major insect and mite pest species, primarily in Northern Europe...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780632052974 | Iowa State Pr, August 30, 1999, cover price $94.99 | About this edition: A full understanding of the biology and life histories of pest species is vital for all those involved in crop production and crop protection.

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Product Description: "...the most useful, practical book I have seen on the management of turfgrass insect pests...mandatory reading for turfgrass managers in golf, lawns, and sports..." --Dr. James B. Beard, International Sports Turf Institute, Inc.Written in clear, everyday language, Destructive Turfgrass Insects covers the biology, diagnosis, and control of virtually all the insects and mites that attack warm- and cool-season turfgrasses...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781575040233 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, October 1, 1997, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: ".

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Product Description: This is a comprehensive textbook covering all aspects of entomology in the human environment. There is particular emphasis on control and biology of pests. The book provides students of entomology with a clear theoretical and practical foundation in household and structural insect pests...read more

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9780412607509 | Springer Verlag, April 1, 1996, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: This is a comprehensive textbook covering all aspects of entomology in the human environment.

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