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: St. Catharines ON : Crabtree, 
Copyright Date: ©2007
Branch Call Number: J 633.71 Gle
Characteristics: 32 pages : illustrations, color map ; 28 cm.