Bugged : How Insects Changed History / Sarah Albee ; illustrated by Robert Leighton.

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    • Abstract:
      Summary: Chronicles the rivalry between the human and insect worlds that draws on myriad disciplines to explain the varying roles that bugs have played in building and toppling empires as well as the bug stories behind infamous disasters.
    • Content Notes:
      The insect facts of life -- The horrible history of human hygiene -- The land of silk and honey -- Bad-news bugs -- The earliest epidemics -- Close encounters of the ancient kind -- Medieval microbes -- More thinking but still stinking: the Renaissance -- Travel troubles -- It's all fun and games until someone loses an isle -- How revolutionary! -- Dastardly diseases and demented dictators -- The Nineteenth Century: crawling toward a cure -- The nitty gritty about the itty bitty: germs discovered at last -- Twentieth-century pox -- The craze about sprays -- Now what?
    • Notes:
      Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-162) and index.
    • Other Titles:
      How insects have changed human history.
    • ISBN:
      9780802734228 (pbk.)
      0802734227 (pbk.)
      9780802734235 (library edition)
      0802734235 (library edition)
    • Accession Number:
      2013025968
    • Accession Number:
      ocn849210439
      849210439
    • Accession Number:
      fay.411377
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      ALBEE, S.; LEIGHTON, R. Bugged : How Insects Changed History. [s. l.]: Walker Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Bloomsbury, 2014. ISBN 9780802734228. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.411377. Acesso em: 2 jun. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Albee S, Leighton R. Bugged : How Insects Changed History. Walker Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Bloomsbury; 2014. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.411377. Accessed June 2, 2020.
    • APA:
      Albee, S., & Leighton, R. (2014). Bugged : How Insects Changed History. Walker Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Bloomsbury.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Albee, Sarah, and Robert Leighton. 2014. Bugged : How Insects Changed History. Walker Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Bloomsbury. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.411377.
    • Harvard:
      Albee, S. and Leighton, R. (2014) Bugged : How Insects Changed History. Walker Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Bloomsbury. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.411377 (Accessed: 2 June 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Albee, S & Leighton, R 2014, Bugged : How Insects Changed History, Walker Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Bloomsbury, viewed 2 June 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Albee, Sarah, and Robert Leighton. Bugged : How Insects Changed History. Walker Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Bloomsbury, 2014. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.411377.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Albee, Sarah, and Robert Leighton. Bugged : How Insects Changed History. Walker Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Bloomsbury, 2014. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.411377.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Albee S, Leighton R. Bugged : How Insects Changed History [Internet]. Walker Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Bloomsbury; 2014 [cited 2020 Jun 2]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.411377