Includes photographs of DDT being deployed- dusting soldiers in Italy to protect against typhus, aerial spraying against malaria, disinfecting an infected house in Greece, and so on. Chapters on manufacture, toxicity and uses. Condition: Boards sound but with some fading (or effects of mould?) to front. Significant foxing to external page eges. Pages clean, binding sound. Dust jacket rubbed, frayed and grubby. A sound reading copy.