|Format:||Print Book 2019|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Erich Burger was on safari in Africa when a small, brown fly bit him. Soon after, he began experiencing a high fever, severe aches, and horrible fatigue. He went to the emergency room and was diagnosed with a life-threatening disease caused by bloodsucking tsetse flies! Would he survive his dangerous encounter with a tiny fly? Read Erich's harrowing tale of survival, and learn all about flies and the deadly diseases they carry in this engrossing new narrative nonfiction book for young readers.
ContentsA strange sickness
Attack of the flies!
Under the skin
A vile visitor
Blinded by a blackfly
The baghdad boil
Elephant's foot disease
Dumps to dinner tables
Other fly-borne diseases.
|Series||Bugged out! The world's most dangerous bugs.|
Flies as carriers of disease
-- Juvenile literature.
Tsetse-flies -- Juvenile literature.
Flies as carriers of disease.
|Publisher|| New York, New York :2019
24 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.