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Poison : deadly deeds, perilous professions, and murderous medicines / Sarah Albee.

Albee, Sarah, (author.).
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  • 10 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria j615.9 ALB (Text) 37521530864182 AMPL Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews SCIENCE (Text) 73351000052510 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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Mooresville PL - Mooresville J 615.9 ALB (Text) 37323005314490 CHILD_NON Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library TW 615.9 ALB (Text) 78551000376653 Tween Collection Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 615.9 ALBEE (Text) 39206021337496 J Non-Fiction Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City YP 615.9 ALBEE (Text) 30403002276236 Young Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton J 615.9 Alb (Text) 30890000654127 Youth Non-Fiction Youth room, Lower level Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781101932230
  • ISBN: 9781101932247 (glb)
  • Physical Description: x, 182 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Books for Young Readers, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 160-175) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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.
Summary, etc.:
"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.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12.
Grades 4-6.
1050 Lexile.
1080L Lexile
Subject: Poisons > Juvenile literature.
Toxicology > Juvenile literature.
Poisoning > Juvenile literature.
Poisons > History > Juvenile literature.
Hazardous substances > Juvenile literature.

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