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8 edition of Where the Germs Are found in the catalog.

Where the Germs Are

A Scientific Safari

by Nicholas Bakalar

  • 249 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Wiley .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7612614M
ISBN 100471155896
ISBN 109780471155898

Through this rhyming story, children will discover where germs live - from food left out of the refrigerator to the inside of the body! They will also learn how preventive measures, clean habits, fresh air, and plenty of sunshine can help keep germs away. Books to Teach Kids about Germs. In the meantime, I have ordered these books from the library: Germs Make Me Sick! Germs Are Not for Sharing. Germs Are Not for Sharing (Ages ) Germs. A Germ’s Journey. Sherm the Germ. Videos about Germs. Germ Video Introducing Virus and Bacteria.

Sally gets ill from germs and she finds out how to stop it Once upon a time Sally was sitting in her house. But what she didn't know was that she wasn' NEW: You can use iPads to create StoryJumper books.   Humboldt Library Foundation board member Peter LaVallee recently donated 15 copies of Tedi McVea’s new children’s book, “I Know About Germs,” to the Humboldt County Library system for Author: The Times-Standard.

The Lord gave the Israelites hygienic principles against the contamination of germs and taught the necessity to quarantine the sick (Numbers ). And the book of Leviticus lists a host of diseases and ways where a person would come in contact with germs (Leviticus ). Germs were no new discovery in The Gospel of Germs is a book that should be read by a wide audience. The author is extremely successful in demonstrating the important link between scientific understanding and everyday life. Her insights into the germ theory's impact on material culture are wonderful, as are her arguments about its effect on everyday behavior. Price: $


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Where the Germs Are by Nicholas Bakalar Download PDF EPUB FB2

Germs, primarily made up of bacteria and viruses, are as ubiquitous as air-they live everywhere in our homes, including inside our bodies. The book seeks to provide us with a practical guide for living with germs in a way that reduces the risks of incurring harm.3/5(5).

A fairly thorough and very readable survey of the germs we confront - or could confront - on a daily basis. Some of it seems kind of silly and obvious (if you are reading this book you probably already know that washing your hands is the most important step in staying healthy and that antibacterial soaps and products are a bad idea) but other sections are full of fascinating information/5.

Profiling a rogue's gallery of harmful germs--from the influenza virus, salmonella, and herpes to hepatitis, tuberculosis, and HIV--as well as helpful microbes (we actually need E.

Coli and other bacteria for proper digestion), the book reveals how different germs interact with the human body and what happens when they as Bakalar (New.

The book is comprehensible to the layperson, yet still difficult enough that you probably ought to have had college-level sciences in order to understand its complexity.I was hoping that the book (especially considering the picture of the kitchen on the cover) would offer me something new regarding keeping germs and illness away from my family/5(2).

Ironically, the original run of this book was reportedly modest, but in the aftermath of Sept. 11 it shot to the top of the New York Times best seller list -- and again for GOOD REASON: it is the most "accessible" of the germ warefare books.

Germs is a masterful work: full of blow-by-blow detail on the various "germs" (biological, chemical) and Cited by: Germs: Biological Weapons and America's Secret War () describes how humanity has dealt with biological weapons, and the dangers of was written by The New York Times journalists Judith Miller, Stephen Engelberg, and William Broad and was the New York Times #1 Non-Fiction Bestseller the weeks of October 28 and November 4.

The other books tested, which included a children's book and some thrillers, also tested positive for cocaine. Does that mean our American versions of Fifty Shades are crawling with drugs and germs.

If the germs from your own mouth weren’t enough to contaminate your toothbrush, the germs from your toilet certainly are. Research in the s by Charles P. Gerba, PhD, of the University of. The New York University pathologist and self-described microbe hunter wrote a book called the The Secret Life of Germs.

He knows where they are lurking. This book is really an adorable one by Kate Melton. The author talks how bacteria and virus can make a person sick.

Children can suffer from tummy aches, cough and flu because of the germs produced by germs. She also told that the only way to stay safe is to fight out the germs/5. Katie Daynes has written oodles of books for Usborne, from lifting the flaps on germs and poo, through things to spot in the sea and at school, to the life stories of Nelson Mandela and Marie Antoinette.

She wrote My First Chess Book after being taught by her son, Joe Birks, who became the British Under 9 Chess Champion in She now lives. Through this rhyming story, children will discover where germs live — from food left out of the refrigerator to the inside of the body.

They will also learn how preventive measures, clean habits, fresh air, and plenty of sunshine can help keep germs away. In short, according to this book, the best defense against germs is what your mother always told you: Wash your hands.

Often. (Jan.) DETAILS. Reviewed on: 12/23/ Release date: 01/01/ "The Genesis of Germs" is a very informative book that kept me absorbed till the end.

The book has been written as a textbook which is targeted mainly at the high school age, but adults of all ages will find it quite enlightening on all aspects of germs and bacteria. This book discusses every aspect of germs, bacteria, viruses and s: This book is a helpful book for kids to teach them the importance of good hygiene to help stop the spread of germs.

The pictures are cute, bright and colorful. The book is especially relevant for children who have birthdays and are not able to get together with family and s:   The Bacteria Book. In The Bacteria Book, your child meet will traveling spores that introduce them to the world of ’ll even get to meet some of their friends along the way – viruses, fungi, algae, archaea, and protozoa.

Germs Are Not for Sharing (Board Book). We know that germs are everywhere. Right now, kids have a lot of questions about germs and how viruses spread. Here are some children's books about germs and staying healthy. These books might just help your kids develop some healthy hygiene habits that help stop the spread of germs.

Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies (previously titled Guns, Germs and Steel: A Short History of Everybody for the L Years) is a transdisciplinary non-fiction book by JaredGuns, Germs, and Steel won the Pulitzer Prize for general nonfiction and the Aventis Prize for Best Science Book.A documentary based on the book, and produced by the.

The chapter book biography shows how a self-taught scientist was the first to observe the microbial life in and around us by building his own microscope. Buy from Amazon | Book Depository Germs Are Not for Sharing.

Germs Are Not for Sharing by Elizabeth Verdick teaches kids age years about germs and ways to stay clean and healthy. This book. Germs Are Not for Sharing (Board Book) (Best Behavior Series) Part of: Best Behavior Series (13 Books) out of 5 stars Board book Other formats: Kindle, Paperback, Library Binding Anna and the Germ that Came to Visit.

by Christianne Klein and Helene Van Sant-Klein. In this book you find out all about germs, and perhaps learn that some germs are actually pretty nice, and don't want to make you sick!

Recommended uses for the book: This book should be used with 4 and up because it is fairly advanced. It is a unique twist, and a good book for more advanced story hours and books to read at home/5(14).Germs! Germs! Germs! by Bobbi Katz and Steve Bjorkman, is a great way to teach beginning readers about how germs work and how to get rid of them.

Using rhyming text and wonderful pictures of the creepy and nasty germs that live in the world, this book is both educational and fun to read/5(29).All around us the alarms are going off, warning of the danger of new, deadly diseases.

Yet, as Nancy Tomes reminds us in her absorbing book, this is really nothing new. A remarkable work of medical and cultural history, The Gospel of Germs takes us back to the first great 'germ panic' in American history, which peaked in the early s, to explore the origins of our modern disease consciousness.