You wouldn't want to meet a body snatcher! : criminals and murderers you'd rather avoid
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Published:
New York : Franklin Watts, c2009.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
32 pages : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 4.9 - AR Pts: 1
Rating:
4.9.
Status:
Tusculum Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction
364.16 MAC
Two Rivers Middle - Teen Non-Fiction
364.16 MAC
Description
This book examines the incidents of body snatching and murder in Edinburgh in the nineteenth century, where criminals would commonly sell corpses to the medical community for dissection. This interactive series will enthrall young and reluctant readers (Ages 8-12) by making them part of the story, inviting them to become the main character. Each book uses humorous illustrations to depict the sometimes dark and horrific side of life during important eras in history.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780531210468 (Mackin), 0531210464 (Mackin)
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.9, 1 Points

Notes

General Note
Includes index.
Citation/References
Booklist,,3/1/2009
Description
A lively look at the practice of body snatching for medical studies in nineteenth-century Scotland. Also covers cases of murders that took place to keep up with the demand for corpses to study.
Target Audience
4.9.
Target Audience
4-6.
Target Audience
IG 840,Lexile.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS,MG,4.9,1.0,130435.
Study Program Information
Reading Counts RC,4.5,3.0,46080.
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APA Citation (style guide)

MacDonald, F., Antram, D., & Salariya, D. (2009). You wouldn't want to meet a body snatcher!: criminals and murderers you'd rather avoid. New York: Franklin Watts.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

MacDonald, Fiona, 1958-, David Antram and David. Salariya. 2009. You Wouldn't Want to Meet a Body Snatcher!: Criminals and Murderers You'd Rather Avoid. New York: Franklin Watts.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

MacDonald, Fiona, 1958-, David Antram and David. Salariya, You Wouldn't Want to Meet a Body Snatcher!: Criminals and Murderers You'd Rather Avoid. New York: Franklin Watts, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

MacDonald, Fiona, David Antram, and David Salariya. You Wouldn't Want to Meet a Body Snatcher!: Criminals and Murderers You'd Rather Avoid. New York: Franklin Watts, 2009. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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