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Poison : : Deadly Deeds, Perilous Professions, And Murderous Medicines

Albee, Sarah. Book - 2017 Y 363.25 Al, Kids Book / Nonfiction / Social Issues / Law & Crime / Albee, Sarah None on shelf 1 request on 3 copies Community Rating: 0 out of 5

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Downtown Youth Y 363.25 Al Downtown Library Due 08-11-2018
Malletts Youth Y 363.25 Al Malletts Creek Branch Due 08-05-2018
Westgate Kids Books Kids Book / Nonfiction / Social Issues / Law & Crime / Albee, Sarah Westgate Branch Due 07-27-2018

No bane, no gain: poisons in the ancient world -- That's classic: poison in Greece and Rome -- Poisons, potions, and witches' brews: the Middle Ages -- The wretched Renaissance -- Crime and corruption: the sinister seventeenth century -- Murder and medicine in the Age of Reason -- Bad heir days: poisons in the nineteenth century -- Twentieth-century tox -- New and noxious: poisons in the twenty-first century and beyond.
"A humorous and informative book that traces the role poisons have played in human history from antiquity to the present. Part history, part chemistry, part whodunit"-- Provided by publisher.

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PUBLISHED
New York : Crown Books for Young Readers, [2017]
Year Published: 2017
Description: 182 p.
Language: English
Format: Book

ISBN/STANDARD NUMBER
9781101932247

SUBJECTS
Poisons.
Toxicology.
Poisoning.
Poisons -- History.
Hazardous substances.