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The day they parachuted cats on Borneo; a drama of ecology.

Author: Charlotte Pomerantz; Jose Aruego
Publisher: [Reading, Mass.] Young Scott Books [1971]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes in rhyme the destruction of Borneo's ecological balance when DDT, used to kill the malaria-spreading mosquitoes, also killed the cats, causing a plague of rats, and literally brought the roofs down on the farmers' heads.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pomerantz, Charlotte.
Day they parachuted cats on Borneo.
[Reading, Mass.] Young Scott Books [1971]
(OCoLC)595227263
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Pomerantz; Jose Aruego
OCLC Number: 150131
Description: [48] pages color illustrations 21 x 25 cm
Responsibility: Play by Charlotte Pomerantz. Scenery by Jose Aruego.

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Describes in rhyme the destruction of Borneo's ecological balance when DDT, used to kill the malaria-spreading mosquitoes, also killed the cats, causing a plague of rats, and literally brought the roofs down on the farmers' heads.

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