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Alien empire : an exploration of the lives of insects

Author: Christopher O'Toole
Publisher: London : BBC Books, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Linked to a BBC1 television series in October and November 1995, this book charts the development of insects over 400 million years, exploring their colonization of land, sea and air. Insects are  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher O'Toole
ISBN: 0563369108 9780563369103
OCLC Number: 34026031
Description: 224 pages : color illustrations, 1 color map ; 26 cm
Contents: Designed for success; ultimate robots - making sense of the world; moving about - the running, jumping, flying, swimming and standing still show; ultimate consumer - food and feeding; defence in a hostile world; making more insects - courtship, mating and parental care; living together - the social lives of insects; insects and people - friends or foes?
Responsibility: Christopher O'Toole.

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