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Dragonfly

Author: David Chandler; Stephen A Cham
Publisher: London : New Holland, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Dragonfly begins with an overview of the world's damselflies and true dragonflies ... includes information on how dragonflies find their breeding sites, along with their flight, feeding, breeding and life cycle, from egg to larva to emergence and finally to glorious, airborne adult." -- Preface.
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Chandler; Stephen A Cham
ISBN: 9781780092294 1780092296
OCLC Number: 829961977
Description: 128 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: A note on dragonfly names --
The order of the dragonfly --
A dragonfly's world --
On the move --
Eat and be eaten --
The mating game --
Life underwater --
Up and away
Responsibility: David Chandler and Steve Cham.

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Supremely colourful, among the most voracious predators of the insect world and on the wing for more than 300 million years, dragonflies and damselflies capture the imagination in so many ways. This  Read more...

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Combining accessible writing with rarely seen close-up photography of the world's dragonfly and damselfly species, this book provides an insight into their hidden world. * Wildlife * I warn you now, Read more...

 
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