There's a fungus among us : true stories of killer molds
190423s2007 nyu d 000 0 eng d
|aThere's a fungus among us|btrue stories of killer molds|cJohn DiConsiglio.
|aNew York|bChildren's Press|c2007.
|a64 p.|bcolor illustrations|c23 cm.
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