The Encyclopedia of Animals

A Complete Visual Guide


Author: Fred Cooke

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520244060

Category: Nature

Page: 608

View: 4430

Presents a survey of all animal groups, with diagrams, distribution maps, color photographs. and overviews of animal evolution, behavior, habitats, and adaptation.

An Encyclopedia of Animals


Author: Betsy Howie

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545237556

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 9283

Shares descriptive introductions to endangered animals that live in the world's "hot spots," combining fun facts, puzzles and life-like digital illustrations while inviting fans to become "Xeko Masters" by learning how to help protect threatened creatures. Original. Video game tie-in.

Encyclopedia of animals

mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians


Author: Edwin Gould

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780760735527

Category: Nature

Page: 687

View: 5752

Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare, 2nd Edition [2 volumes]

Second Edition


Author: Marc Bekoff

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 0313352569

Category: Nature

Page: 685

View: 1048

A landmark publishing achievement on the subject, the new edition of this acclaimed encyclopedia is expanded to two volumes, covering the full range of issues related to animal protection. • Includes hundreds of alphabetically organized entries covering the full range of topics related to animal rights and welfare, including dog fighting, endangered species in zoos, animals as disease carriers, factory farming, veganism, and more • Encompasses the work of 150 contributors—experts from around the world that make up a virtual "who's who" in the broad areas of animal protection • Outlines a chronology of legislation and other important events that have had a significant impact on animal rights issues • Lists references for each entry, plus a comprehensive bibliography at the end of the encyclopedia

Encyclopedia of Animals

A Family Reference Guide


Author: N.A

Publisher: Parragon Books

ISBN: 9781445484693

Category: Amphibians

Page: 256

View: 5134

REFERENCE WORKS. Explore an amazing world of animal secrets, from microscopic insects to some of the largest creatures that have ever lived. Every page is brought to life by vibrant pictures that enhance the text and stimulate your imagination. Arranged in five main sections - Mammals, Birds, Reptiles, Fish and Amphibians and Invertebrates. Written in a direct, easy to understand style, this book is packed with wonderful colour photographs and illustrations.

Family Encyclopedia of Animals


Author: Reader's Digest Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781921743443

Category: Animals

Page: 608

View: 1437

This is an exploration of the intriguing world of animals. The first section provides an overview of animal evolution, behaviour, biology, classification, adaptation, habitats and current conservation issues. The second section is an encyclopaedic survey of all the animal groups: mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fishes and invertebrates. Special attention is paid to endangered and vulnerable species.

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Animals


Author: David Burnie

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781405332712

Category: Animals

Page: 624

View: 9137

The ultimate visual guide to the animal kingdom From the largest mammal to the smallest invertebrate, this is the ultimate reference to all creatures great and small. Capturing their beauty and diversity with award-winning images this unique guide brings over 2,000 mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish and invertebrates in the wild vividly to life. Written by a team of wildlife experts, led by Editor-in-Chief David Burnie, an award-winning natural-history author, explore the excitement and fascination of the animal world.This is a new compact edition of Animal.