Author: Brooke Borel
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022604209X
Size: 69.81 MB
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In Infested, Borel introduces readers to the biological and cultural histories of these amazingly adaptive insects, and the myriad ways in which humans have responded to them.

Shark Infested Waters

Author: Sarah Kent
Publisher: Philip Wilson Publishers
ISBN: 9780856675843
Size: 32.25 MB
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The name of this book is derived from Damien Hirst''s extraordinary sculpture, ''The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living,'' 1992, a fourteen-foot tiger shark suspended in a tank of formaldehyde.

The Infested Mind

Author: Jeffrey Lockwood
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199374937
Size: 25.44 MB
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Lockwood dissects our common reactions, distinguishing between disgust and fear, and invites readers to consider their own emotional and physiological reactions to insects in a new framework that he's derived from cutting-edge biological, ...

Temperatures Growth And Fall Of Needles Of Engelmann Spruce Infested By Spruce Beetles

Author: J. M. Schmid
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However, the mean needle temperatures of infested and noninfested trees were
usually within 1°C of each other. Needle temperatures were significantly higher
on the east sides than on the west sides of both infested and noninfested spruce
in the morning and higher on the west sides in the afternoon. infested trees
produced new needles the summer following beetle attack. Most needles were
stripped from the infested trees during thunderstorms two summers after beetle

Mountain Pine Beetle Emergence From Infested Logs During Hauling

Author: W. C. Schaupp
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Because the possibility of creating new infestations substantial distances apart
within the contiguous forest is remote, the infestation of ornamental and
landscape trees in cities far removed from natural forests is thought to result
primarily from transportation of infested logs for use as firewood. MPB-killed trees
are commonly used for firewood because the wood is well dried and burns
readily. Firewood cutters usually do not discriminate between MPB-killed trees in
which the beetles still ...

The Shark Infested Custard

Author: Charles Willeford
Publisher: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
ISBN: 0307490858
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SHARK-INFESTED. CUSTARD. Charles Willeford was a highly decorated (Silver
Star, Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Luxembourg Croix de Guerre) tank commander
with the Third Army in World War II. He was also a professional horse trainer,
boxer, radio announcer, and painter. Willeford, the author of twenty novels,
created the Miami detective series featuring Hoke Moseley, which includes Miami
Blues, Sideswipe, The Way We Die Now, and New Hopefor the Dead. He died in