The Mysterious World of Microorganisms: Band 18/Pearl

The Mysterious World of Microorganisms: Band 18/Pearl

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Overview

Not your average science book, this in-depth analysis of the smallest living things in our world gives captivating insight into the wonderful world of microorganisms. Focusing on bacteria, fungi, protists, and viruses, it explains some of the biggest diseases of our time, as well as the processes of protecting ourselves. Pearl/Band 18 books offer fluent readers a complex, substantial text with challenging themes to facilitate sustained comprehension, bridging the gap between a reading program, and longer chapter books.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780008127985
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
Publication date: 09/01/2015
Series: Collins Big Cat Series
Pages: 80
Sales rank: 1,029,374
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 10 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

A Hidden World 2

A Spotter's Guide 4

Bacteria 6

Fungi 24

Protists 34

Viruses 48

Germ Wars 58

Harnessing Micro-powers 68

Harmful or Helpful? 74

Glossary 76

Your micro-sized neighbours 78

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