Disgusting Diseases (Paperback)

By J.J Moore , K.B Moon (Illustrator)

New Holland Publishers, 9781921024962, 156pp.

Publication Date: September 4, 2018

List Price: 14.99*
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This book puts the D into Disgusting and a Capital G into Gross and Gruesome.

Disgusting Diseases explores the most disgusting diseases through the ages and the horrible treatments to cure them, sometimes worse than the illness itself.

What exactly did our ancestors have to put up with?

It’s all here in Disgusting Diseases

About the Author

Jonathan Moore was born in 1964 and attended University where he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree, with majors in History and English. In a career involving twenty years as a history teacher as well as running several successful businesses, Jonathan has been a voracious reader of all periods of History.

In pursuit of his studies Jonathan has travelled extensively and enjoys war gaming and military re-enacting.

He also enjoys True Crime and has written several books on the subject.

Kate Moon is responsible for a wide body of work that includes character design for Sony’s “SpongeBob: Sponge Out of Water”, “Ghostbusters: 2016” and as a matte painter for the Emmy award winning “Game of Thrones” episode Battle of the Bastards.

Her work is accessible to school-age children, humorous in tone and unique in style.