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Swarms

Author: Jim Pipe; David Salariya
Publisher: New York : Franklin Watts, 2010, ©2009.
Series: Scary creatures.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the causes and effects of swarming, including information on different animals and insects that swarm, how swarms occur, and what happens in the swarm.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Pipe; David Salariya
ISBN: 9780531216743 0531216748
OCLC Number: 567744210
Notes: Includes index.
"Special X-Ray Vision"--Cover.
"Hold the see-through pages up to the light!"--Cover.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: What is a swarm? --
Why do animals swarm? --
Why are swarms scary? --
What are the biggest swarms? --
What animals swarm along highways? --
What are killer bees? --
What is the loudest swarm? --
Why do birds flock together? --
What animals swarm in a school? --
What is a bait ball? --
Do lemmings really try to kill themselves? --
Do big animals swarm? --
Can humans cause swarms? --
Swarm facts.
Series Title: Scary creatures.
Responsibility: written by Jim Pipe ; created and designed by David Salariya.

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Examines the causes and effects of swarming, including information on different animals and insects that swarm, how swarms occur, and what happens in the swarm.

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