Nobody Loves A Cockroach Author:Bill Bannantine NOBODY LOVES A COCKROACH is a deftly written, sparking book -- witty and often very funny -- about the relations of people to th eexasperating ways and habits of the little monsters that pester our lives by infesting our kitchens, gardens, fields, and parks; by chewing on our homes, clothes, and furnishings and by dirtying our cities; by attacki... more »ng our pets and livestock; and by causing diseases and plagues.
All troe pest-haters will welcome the author's approach to the world of small pests -- refreshing, unsentimental, and not bogged down in erudite entomological teminology. Yet, despite the lighthearted manner, something can be learned on every page. And the judgements are as fresh as the facts. here you'll find a man who practices brain surgery on flies, scientists who feed spiderweds into ...« less