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Author: Elizabeth Dalby; Karen Tomlins; Candice Whatmore; Reuben Barrance; Usborne Publishing Ltd.
Publisher: London : Osborne Pub., ©2007.
Series: Usborne discovery internet-linked.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Illustrates the strange and wonderful habits and features of animals and plants. Includes Internet links to nature websites. Describes the unusual abilities and adaptations certain animals and plants develop in order to survive. Includes Internet links to nature websites.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Dalby; Karen Tomlins; Candice Whatmore; Reuben Barrance; Usborne Publishing Ltd.
ISBN: 9780794517380 0794517382 0746078560 9780746078563 9780746085134 0746085133
OCLC Number: 192139593
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 128 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Feeding --
Movement --
Attacking --
Defending --
Relationships --
Communication --
Life cycles --
Homes --
Extremes --
Senses and features --
Index.
Series Title: Usborne discovery internet-linked.
Other Titles: Mysteries and marvels of nature
Responsibility: Elizabeth Dalby ; designed by Karen Tomlins [and others] ; illustrations by Candice Whatmore and Reuben Barrance ; digital imagery by Keith Furnival and Joanne Kirkby ; edited by Judy Tatchell.
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Delves into the phenomena that can be found in the animals and plants which surround us. This work also shows why snow can sometimes turn red, how lizards keep cool in the desert and how a wheel  Read more...

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