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Killer Bugs

Killer Bugs

Grisly History of Medicine

by John Farndon and Venitia Dean
Paperback
Publication Date: 01/05/2017

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Invisible microbes cause sickness by setting up home in our bodies and multiplying - fast!

Follow the hunt for these tiny killers over thousands of years, and the fight to outwit and eliminate them.
Smallpox and tuberculosis came from cattle
Cholera made the skin shrivel and turn blue
Hospitals caused fatal diseases
Find out how the French scientist Louis Pasteur unmasked germs living in the air, the German doctor Robert Koch proved that they caused disease, and the British surgeon Joseph Lister pioneered surgery in super-clean conditions - some of the greatest victories in the battle against disease.
ISBN:
9781910684627
9781910684627
Category:
Science & technology: general interest (Children's / Teenage)
Format:
Paperback
Publication Date:
01-05-2017
Publisher:
Hungry Tomato Ltd
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Pages:
32
Dimensions (mm):
270x210mm
John Farndon

John Farndon is an internationally renowned author of exciting and accessible science books for children and adults.

His books have been shortlisted for numerous awards and have sold millions of copies worldwide, proving their perennial appeal.

Venitia Dean

Venitia Dean is a freelance illustrator who grew up in Brighton. She has always loved drawing, ever since she could hold a pencil! As a teenager she discovered a passion for figurative illustration and then when she turned 19 she was given a digital drawing tablet for her birthday and started transferring her work to the computer. She hasn't looked back since! As well as illustration, Venitia loves reading graphic novels, and walking her dog Peanut.

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