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Title
Dragon flies vs. mosquitoes :  can the mosquito pest be mitigated? Studies in the life history of irritating insects, their natural enemies, and artificial checks   / by working etomologists ; with an introduction by Robert H. Lamborn.
Dragonflies vs. mosquitoes
Name/Creator
Lamborn, Robert H.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:962659 
Digital ObjectLocation
Widener

Countway Medicine

Networked Resource

Place of Origin
New York
Publisher
D. Appleton and Co.
Language
English
Description
202 p., 9 leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

bibliography

print
Classification
RA640 .D7
Subject
Mosquitoes -- Control ;  Dragonflies ;  Odonata

Category
Yellow Fever

Malaria

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Public Health, 1800-1899

Note
Introduction / by Robert H. Lamborn -- The dipterous enemies of man / by Mrs. C.B. Aaron -- Utility of dragon flies as destroyers of mosquitoes / by Archibald C. Weeks -- The destruction of the mosquito / by Wm. Beutenmuller -- Dragon flies as mosquito hawks on the western plains : a letter / from Capt. C.N.B. Macauley -- Can the mosquito be exterminated? / by Henry C. McCook -- Appendix.

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other Title
  The Lamborn prize essays
Other Title


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