The Biography of TobaccoBook - 2007
The Biography of Tobacco takes a fascinating look at a product at the center of great controversy. The addictive drug nicotine found in cigarettes causes a variety of health problems. Yet, tobacco is grown in more than 125 countries and is a very valuable crop to some economies. Children will learn about the history of the tobacco plant, how it is grown and sold throughout the world, and how a battle is being waged for our health.
Publisher: New York, NY : Crabtree Pub. Co., c2007.
Branch Call Number: 633.71
Characteristics: 32 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 29 cm.