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Extraordinary Animals: An Encyclopedia of Curious and Unusual Animals

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4.5 out of 5
Based on 22 Ratings and 16 Reviews

Book Description


Animals have existed on Earth for many hundreds of millions of years. In that time they have evolved into a great variety of forms, exploiting nearly every habitat the planet has to offer. In the dark depths of the oceans, in the seemingly inhospitable Polar Regions, in the driest deserts, even within the bodies of other animals, there are animal species that have developed unique and ex... More
Book Information
PublisherGreenwood Publishing Group
BindingHardcover
Reading LevelAll Ages
# of Pages320
ISBN-100313339228
ISBN-13978-0313339226
Publication Date08/30/2007
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About Ross Piper (Author) : Hello all I love nature and science and have so far had seven books published. I'm working on some new ideas at the moment and am looking to connect with like-minded people.
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2/24/2009 Ross Piper said:
This book is a a cherry picking of the animal kingdom. As a zoologist, I have always been fascinated by remarkable animals and how they live. This book covers 125 of those animals, amazing species that are rarely covered outside specialist text books. Go Look? sections encourage readers to go and fi... more

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