The Kingfisher Animal Encyclopedia

The Kingfisher Animal Encyclopedia

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All animal life is to be found within the pages of "The Kingfisher Animal Encyclopedia". The book is arranged simply, covering every animal group from the smallest to the largest. Individual animal entries are packed with vital facts and accompanied by superb images, and are complemented by panels on subjects such as metamorphosis, camouflage and hibernation.show more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Hardback | 320 pages
  • 215 x 275 x 37mm | 1,667g
  • Pan MacMillan
  • Kingfisher Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged edition
  • ill
  • 0753430282
  • 9780753430286
  • 340,696

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School Library JournalBurnie dazzles readers with the number and variety of animal species still on this planet (at present two million). . . . the title is ideal for ready-reference collections.show more

About David Burnie

David Burnie studied zoology and botany at the University of Bristol, and has worked as a nature reserve ranger and biologist. He has written and contributed to many awardwinning books and multimedia titles, and has acted as a consultant and scriptwriter for many natural history programmes. He is an avid birdwatcher, botanist and bughunter.show more

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