The Kingfisher Nature Encyclopedia

The Kingfisher Nature Encyclopedia

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There is an amazing diversity of life on Earth, from microscopic organisms to giant redwoods and blue whales, and on every part of the Earth's surface from tropical rainforests to dark ocean depths. The Kingfisher Classic Nature Encyclopedia is an authoritative, beautifully-illustrated guide to the living world and its flora and fauna.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 320 pages
  • 220.98 x 276.86 x 30.48mm | 1,632.92g
  • Pan MacMillan
  • Kingfisher Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised, Updated ed.
  • colour illustrations
  • 0753465035
  • 9780753465035

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

Review quote

"[David Bernie] has digested an enormous amount of material to fashion these pithy, vest-pocket essays--accompanied by scads of startingly crisp photographs" --that introduce readers to everything from coral reefs to pharaoh ants, hagfish to bromeliads.show more

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