Loos, poos, and number twos : a disgusting journey through the bowels of history!
Loos, Poos & Number Twos: Find out about the earliest WCs, what loos were like in the pyramids, how the Romans gossiped in public loos and what castle moats were really used for. Discover how Henry VIII cleansed the Royal Bum, what part 'Gong Scourers' played in Tudor times and what sweet-smelling items Victorian ladies used as loo paper!
Poop happened! : a history of the world from the bottom up
History finally comes out of the water-closet in this exploration of how people's need to relieve themselves shaped human development from ancient times to the present; through a blend of historical photos and humorous illustrations, the author traces human civilization using a fascinating (albeit revolting) theme. Simultaneous.
Poop : a natural history of the unmentionable
Hippos navigate by it, sloths keep in touch through it, dung beetles eat it... and most grownups would rather not to mention it. Meanwhile, scientists who study animal feces find out all sorts of things, such as how many insects a bat eats or just what technique a T. rex used to devour a triceratops 70 million years ago. However you look at it, poop is the quintessential prototype for recycling and probably the most useful stuff on earth. Take a peek at Poop and find out all you need to know-what it's for, where it goes, and how much we can learn from it.A scientific examination of the study of feces reviews the animals and insects who use it as part of their daily survival, scientific discoveries made through examinations of it, and purposes that it can serve, including fertilization.