Deadly Diseases and Curious Cures Age 9-10, Average Readers by Anna Claybourne

Deadly Diseases and Curious Cures Age 9-10, Average Readers

Written by Anna Claybourne
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Part of the White Wolves Non Fiction Series


Deadly Diseases and Curious Cures Age 9-10, Average Readers by Anna Claybourne

Deadly Diseases and Curious Cures is a doctor's log of all the diseases that people suffer when they are at sea through history. From scurvy on the high seas to yellow fever, this guide is packed with facts and tips about what the diseases are, how to tell what you've got, and what you could do! This book provides a fresh and exciting insight into scientific enquiry. White Wolves Non-fiction is a guided reading scheme which takes a high-interest approach to core geography, history and science topics. These books are ideal for classroom and topic libraries, and for teaching non-fiction literacy skills in a curriculum context.

About the Author

Anna Claybourne

Anna Claybourne is the author of numerous books on the natural world for young readers, including the Usborne Internet-Linked Encyclopedia of Planet Earth, the Survival Skills Handbook and many more. She is also the winner of the Times Educational Supplement Senior Information Book Award for her title The World of Shakespeare which summarised the plays in attractive and digestible synopses. She is also the author of a picture called Where's Will.

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32 pages


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A & C Black Publishers Ltd an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

1st September 2010



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