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The amazing secrets of nature

Author: Sandy Shepherd; Reader's Digest Association.
Publisher: New York ; Hong Kong : Reader's Digest, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st English language edView all editions and formats
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With 900 full-color photographs and illustrations, this book takes the reader on a tour of the natural world, from appreciating the mechanics of a bird's flight to mass migrations of land mammals to explanations of tsunamis and volcanoes.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sandy Shepherd; Reader's Digest Association.
ISBN: 9622583067 9789622583061
OCLC Number: 55670577
Notes: Includes index.
"Original edition first published by Sélection du Reader's Digest, S.A."--Title page verso.
Description: 350 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: The beginning of all theings --
Everything changes, everything comes to an end --
perpetuating life --
The unknown world and the invisible --
The healing power of nature --
Eat or be eaten --
Nature's towering rage --
Deals, alliances, solidarity --
The champions of the natural world.
Responsibility: [editor, Sandy Shepherd].

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With 900 full-color photographs and illustrations, this book takes the reader on a tour of the natural world, from appreciating the mechanics of a bird's flight to mass migrations of land mammals to explanations of tsunamis and volcanoes.

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