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Extraordinary Animals of the World

Marcus Schneck

Extraordinary Animals of the World

by Marcus Schneck

  • 233 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Bantam Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Subjects & Themes - Plants & Animals,
  • Photography,
  • Bargain Books

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11152759M
    ISBN 100792453441
    ISBN 109780792453444
    OCLC/WorldCa22723250

      The book introduces the reader via vivid thumbnails of some of the major scientific minds that tried to figure out just what this animal is and where it fits in the overall scheme of things. Along the way it dishes out platypus lore, legend and enough biology to satisfy and delight an interested layman, such as myself, and, likely, you, s:   8. Pistol shrimp have a claw that snaps shut so quickly it creates a cavitation bubble almost as hot as the surface of the sun. When it collapses the bang can reach decibels.

    Photo Ark Vanishing: The World's Most Vulnerable Animals Book – National Geographic $ In this captivating photo book, celebrated National Geographic photojournalist Joel Sartore continues his Photo Ark quest, photographing species around the world that are escaping extinction thanks to human efforts.   The award-winning producers of Meerkat Manor and Animals In Love present an enthralling new show that uses bold experiments, and new camera technology to go beneath the surface of extraordinary.

    Extraordinary Animals Worldwide (Robert Hale: London, ; ISBN ). With a foreword by Janet and Colin Bord. With a foreword by Janet and Colin Bord. Hb, pp, b/w pics, refs, index. Learn about your favorite creatures and critters with our animal encyclopedia sets. Learn about different animals, their habitats and the endangered species of Earth! Animal encyclopedia and children animals books by World Book, great books for kids to learn the world of animals. Explore the best selling animals books now.


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Europeans believed it was a hoax created by the southern continent's criminal emigrants. In the effort to finalize whether it was a true mammal or laid eggs like birds, the puzzling animal was almost wiped out by hunters and scientists.

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