In Europe a few thousand people are bitten each year and fewer than 100 die. ... In Australia bites amount to 1000-3000 but there are only two deaths each year. ... In Burma, snake bite has been the fifth most common cause of death.
Thousands of people make an early exit each year and arrive on medical examiner Jan Garavaglia’s table. What is particularly sad about this is that many of these deaths could easily have been prevented.
Featuring beautifully rendered new translations, How to Die also includes an enlightening introduction, notes, the original Latin texts, and an epilogue presenting Tacitus's description of Seneca's grim suicide.
Driven by surprising insights and fast-paced storytelling, The Mosquito is the extraordinary untold story of the mosquito’s reign through human history and her indelible impact on our modern world order.
noblemen like their living counterparts , he informs them , and God sent them to the living to mend their ways . Somber is the second dead . Death is cruel when he bites ; he spares no one , high or low ; the pains of Death are the evil ...
The other 95 per cent of young cheetahs were found to die in lots of ways. ... I'm used to such statistics in frogs (where each blob of frogspawn might have 1,000 or more eggs with only three or four hatchlings making it to adulthood).
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