Animals: A Visual Encyclopedia (Second Edition)

A Visual Encyclopedia

Author: DK Publishing

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756698960

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

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Animals: A Visual Encyclopedia reveals the wonders of the animal kingdom. A visual celebration of the natural world, Animals: A Visual Encyclopedia introduces readers to animals from all over the planet, showcasing the wildebeest migration across East Africa to the feeding frenzies of hammerhead sharks. Learn about different species, habitats, and much more! Supports Common Core State Standards.

Animals

A Visual Encyclopedia

Author: DK Publishing, Inc

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9780756691707

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

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Explains the young life, habitat, life span, anatomy, types of, and size of many different animals.

Animals: A Visual Encyclopedia (Second Edition)

Author: DK Publishing

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756657113

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

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Building on the enormous success of DK’s renowned natural history titles, Animals: A Visual Encyclopedia is a comprehensiveguide to the animal kingdom for young readers. Authoritative yet accessible, Animals catalogs everything from aardvarks to zebras with special focus on the superlatives that appeal to children: biggest, fastest, strongest, and strangest. Stunning action photography puts our animal neighbors in context and showsthem in their natural habitats, interacting with other animals and taking part in amazing migrations, feeding frenzies, and more.

Encyclopedia of Animals

Author: Karen McGhee,George McKay

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9780792259367

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 192

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A comprehensive volume of more than one thousand animals introduces the entire animal kingdom, touring every corner of the planet and covering such topics as scientific and common names, conservation data, habitat, and behavior.

Animals

A Visual Encyclopedia (An Animal Planet Book)

Author: Animal Planet,James Buckley,Anita Ganeri,Cari Jackson,Catherine Nichols,Lori Stein

Publisher: Animal Planet

ISBN: 9781618931535

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

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Discover the many ways animals are surprisingly human! Meet more than 2,500 amazing animals in this comprehensive, family-fun, global reference guide from Animal Planet — your source for all things animals. Get up close and personal with the diverse species that share our world and discover the many ways animals are just like us! Animal Planet Animals: A Visual Encyclopedia profiles the seven major animal classes — mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, arthropods, and other invertebrates — and features more than 1,000 stunning color photographs of animals in action. A giant removable poster showcases record-breaking animal kingdom facts and Animal Planet L!VE bonus videos transport readers from the book page directly to animals in their natural habitats around the world. Additional book features include a comprehensive glossary, index, and study resources for extended learning in geography, climate change, biology, and ecosystems, plus Animal Planet's R.O.A.R (Reach Out. Act. Respond.) facts throughout discuss conservation and animal rescue efforts. Highly accessible for both curl-up reading and dip-in reference needs, care has been taken to offer animal lovers less work and more wow by weaving the taxonomic and biological information throughout the individual sections rather than putting it all up front. Specialist authors and life science experts provide the most up-to-date view of the animal kingdom, making it an ideal homework helper and a crucial family reference for the school years and beyond. A beautiful gift for any animal lover, a portion of proceeds benefits R.O.A.R. (Reach Out. Act. Respond.), Animal Planet's project dedicated to improving the lives of animals in our communities and in the wild.

Dinosaurs a Children's Encyclopedia

Author: N.A

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1405367687

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

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An exclusive close-up at Dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. Dinosaurs's a childrens Encyclopedia is a complete visual encyclopedia covering the entire range of prehistoric animal life for younger readers. It's jam-packed with over 100 dinosaurs and entries on all the best known prehistoric animals from giant dragonflies to the Velociraptor. This definitive guide includes exclusive, newly commissioned photos of the world's best and most complete dinosaur fossils, on location in North America and Europe. Dinosaurs's is not just a catalogue of facts and photos, but the book every budding fossil hunter and dinosaur enthusiast will want to own.

Dinosaurs: A Visual Encyclopedia

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465401385

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

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Dinosaurs: A Visual Encyclopedia is a complete encyclopedia of prehistoric animal life for younger readers. It's jam-packed with over 100 dinosaurs and entries on all the best known prehistoric animals from giant dragonflies to the Velociraptor. This definitive guide includes exclusive, newly-commissioned photos of the world's best and most complete dinosaur fossils, on location in North America and Europe. Supports Common Core State Standards.

Dinosaurs: A Visual Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition

Author: Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

Publisher: DK Children

ISBN: 9781465470119

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 8186

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Updated with the latest discoveries about the prehistoric world! Explore all of prehistory--the plants, the reptiles, the swimmers, the flyers, the dinosaurs, the mammals, and more in this comprehensive visual celebration of prehistoric life. Dinosaurs is not simply a catalog of facts--it is a visual celebration of the history of all life on Earth, with a special focus on dinosaurs. It features more than 100 dinosaur species, many illustrated with exclusive, brand-new artworks. The new images vividly reflect the very latest research into what these prehistoric creatures looked like, including stunning new discoveries about feathered dinosaurs. Material is organized by category of animal: invertebrates, early vertebrates, dinosaurs and birds, and mammals.

The Animal Book

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 146542122X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

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The Animal Book is the complete guide to the natural world for curious children and budding naturalists. From the tiny toadstool to the giant oak, the smallest spider to the largest elephant, the wonders of life are here to see in stunning photo galleries. With over 1,500 species of animals and plants to learn about, The Animal Book is perfect for school projects and homework. The 'Tree of Life' at the start of the book will show you how species are connected, as well as guiding you through everything from microscopic life to fish, birds, reptiles and mammals. Ever wondered how a polar bear looks when trying to catch fish? Amazing full page pictures show you animals in their natural habitats, going about their lives. Fact boxes and amazing galleries take you on a complete learning journey. The Animal Book is the ultimate book on the natural world, from A(moeba) to Z(ebra).

National Geographic Animal Encyclopedia

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.)

Publisher: National Geographic Soc Childrens books

ISBN: 9780792271802

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 262

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Picture essays, question-and-answer sections, a color-coded world map, and more enhance this comprehensive guide to the animal world.

Human Body: A Visual Encyclopedia

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465401431

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 256

View: 9783

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From the top of your head to the tip of your toes, Human Body: A Visual Encyclopedia is a book to excite and educate a child's inquisitive mind. This definitive guide includes exciting pictures and facts on over 100 body parts that encourage your child to learn about their remarkable bodies. They'll meet the engine room of the body, the beating heart; the brilliant brain; the amazing lungs and the super skeleton. Let your child learn what makes the body tick with Human Body: A Visual Encyclopedia. Supports Common Core State Standards.

The Very Busy Spider

Author: Eric Carle

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0448480530

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 29

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Collages of familiar farm animals complement this tale of a determined little spider toiling away to build her web.

Bugs for Lunch

Author: Margery Facklam,Sylvia Long

Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing

ISBN: 0881062723

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Rhyming text introduces bug-eating animals such as geckos, trout, or even people. Includes additional facts about each creature.

Knowledge Encyclopedia Animal!

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241289645

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 288

View: 3319

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From the wings of the almighty albatross to the deadly facts of the great white shark, Knowledge Encyclopedia Animal! transports you into the jaw-dropping, heart-thumping, pulse-racing world of the animal kingdom. Exploring everything from habitats and ecosystems to senses and respiration, Knowledge Encyclopedia Animal! is easy to follow and full of fun facts for kids. Bursting with amazing 3D images, the animals are brought to life, from the tiniest of crustaceans to the mightiest of mammals, in a brand new, all-encompassing animal expedition. Knowledge Encyclopedia Animal! allows you to take a closer look at the ever-evolving world of your favourite animals and is perfect for children aged 9 and up. Get ready to bring the animal kingdom to rip-roaring life!

Ocean

A Visual Encyclopedia

Author: DK Publishing

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9781465435941

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 256

View: 1213

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A stunning visual encyclopedia for kids, packed with stunning photography and amazing facts on every aspect of ocean life. From the Arctic to the Caribbean, tiny plankton to giant whales, sandy beaches to the deepest depths, our oceans are brought to life with astonishing images, simple, stylish graphics, and crystal-clear text explanations inOcean: A Visual Encyclopedia. DK's Visual Encyclopedias are the first substantial series of encyclopedias aimed at young children, designed to excite and entertain, while offering a comprehensive overview of core subjects. From science and the human body to animals, ocean, space, and more, each book combines fun facts, amazing pictures, and crystal-clear explanations to take kids into the wonders of our world.

Dinosaurs

A Visual Encyclopedia

Author: Wendy Horobin

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781465412331

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 303

View: 9354

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Presents an illustrated look at dinosaurs, as well as prehistoric life forms that preceded them, life forms that arose after their demise, and the fossils that allow us to know about them.

Encyclopedia of Insects

Author: Vincent H. Resh,Ring T. Cardé

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 9780080920900

Category: Science

Page: 1168

View: 839

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Awarded Best Reference by the New York Public Library (2004), Outstanding Academic Title by CHOICE (2003), and AAP/PSP 2003 Best Single Volume Reference/Sciences by Association of American Publishers' Professional Scholarly Publishing Division, the first edition of Encyclopedia of Insects was acclaimed as the most comprehensive work devoted to insects. Covering all aspects of insect anatomy, physiology, evolution, behavior, reproduction, ecology, and disease, as well as issues of exploitation, conservation, and management, this book sets the standard in entomology. The second edition of this reference will continue the tradition by providing the most comprehensive, useful, and up-to-date resource for professionals. Expanded sections in forensic entomology, biotechnology and Drosphila, reflect the full update of over 300 topics. Articles contributed by over 260 high profile and internationally recognized entomologists provide definitive facts regarding all insects from ants, beetles, and butterflies to yellow jackets, zoraptera, and zygentoma. * 66% NEW and revised content by over 200 international experts * New chapters on Bedbugs, Ekbom Syndrome, Human History, Genomics, Vinegaroons * Expanded sections on insect-human interactions, genomics, biotechnology, and ecology * Each of the 273 articles updated to reflect the advances which have taken place in entomology research since the previous edition * Features 1,000 full-color photographs, figures and tables * A full glossary, 1,700 cross-references, 3,000 bibliographic entries, and online access save research time * Updated with online access

The Dorling Kindersley Visual Encyclopedia

Author: Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9781564589859

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 456

View: 317

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A highly illustrated visual reference provides detailed charts, lists, diagrams, maps, photographs, and illustrations that highlight significant facts about everything from natural science to history.

Geography

A Visual Encyclopedia

Author: John Woodward

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781465412188

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 8172

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A sumptuously illustrated reference created in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution explores every aspect of the Earth from the North and South Poles to the planet's fiery core and outer atmosphere, providing additional coverage of such topics as weather, natural disasters and world cultures. Simultaneous.