The Minor Horrors of War by Sir A. E. Shipley

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Author Shipley, A. E. (Arthur Everett), Sir, 1861-1927
Title The Minor Horrors of War
Contents The louse (Pediculus) -- The bed-bug (Cimex lectularius) -- The flea (Pulex irritans) -- The flour-moth (Ephestia kühniella) -- Flies: the house-fly (Musca domestica) -- Flies: the blue-bottle (Calliphora erythrocephala) and others -- Mites: the harvest-mite (Trombidium) -- Mites: endo-parasitic mites (Demodex, Sarcoptes) -- Ticks: Argasidae, Ixodidae -- Leeches: the medicinal leech (Hirudo medicinalis) -- Leeches: Limnatis nilotica, Haemadipsa zeylanica.
Credits Peter Becker, Quentin Campbell, and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team at (This file was produced from images generously made available by The Internet Archive)
Language English
LoC Class RA: Medicine: Public aspects of medicine
Subject Insects as carriers of disease
Subject Insect pests
Subject Military hygiene
Subject World War, 1914-1918 -- Health aspects
Subject Mites
Subject Ticks
Subject Leeches
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EBook-No. 66442
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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