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Focus on Flies

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ISBN-10: 1550051288

ISBN-13: 9781550051285

Edition: 2006

Authors: Norma Dixon

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"It's hard to like a house fly. It buzzes around your ears, lands on your dirty dog, and then heads for your lunch. The feet of the fly that settle on your lunch are covered with hordes of bacteria carried from all its landing spots in the neighborhood. And that could be a garbage dump or a dead squirrel."The house fly shares horrible habits with thousands of other two-winged insects that belong to the family of true flies. Gnats and midges are members of the family, and so are black flies, horse flies, African tsetse flies, and mosquitoes. This is the most despised and dangerous family in the animal kingdom. Around the world, about two million people a year die from diseases spread by…    
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Book details

List price: $18.95
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Limited
Publication date: 5/1/2008
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 32
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.00" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Norma Dixon is the author of Lowdown on Earthworms and is now researching the lowdown on mollusks. Norma has worked as an ad writer and a school programs guide at the Vancouver Museum and the VanDusen Botanical Gardens. She lives in Vancouver.