Children's Animals/Dinosaurs
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Paperback      ISBN: 1901268187
There are probably more myths and legends about wolves than any other living creature. This book sets out, in words and pictures, aiming to produce a clearer and un-prejudiced understanding of the lives of these carnivorous mammals: their history, habits, distribution, environment and their association with man, himself a hunter.
Horses: An Abridgment of Harold Roth's Big Book of Horses
An Abridgment of Harold Roth's Big Book of Horses
Paperback      ISBN: 0448417359
Includes information on the history of the horse and its relationship to humans, the different breeds and their uses, how to care for horses, and riding styles and techniques.
Hardcover      ISBN: 0756637619
Through hundreds of photos, diagrams, maps, and illustrations, readers will learn where sharks lurk, what they eat, who they hang out with, and why they do what they do, as well as hear from scientists and shark-attack survivors.
Freak Out!: Animals Beyond Your Wildest Imagination
Freak Out!
Animals Beyond Your Wildest Imagination
Paperback      ISBN: 0448443082
From creatures that glow in the deep sea to ones that look like they have two heads, this book profiles some of the planet's most far-out and strange animals.
Whales & Dolphins
Whales & Dolphins
Hardcover      ISBN: 0789492695
An addition to a popular science series offers a brief introduction to the physical characteristics and behavior of various marine mammals, particularly whales and dolphins. 20,000 first printing.
Owen & Mzee : the True Story of a Remarkable Friendship: The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship
Owen & Mzee : the True Story of a Remarkable Friendship
The True Story of a Remarkable Friendship
School & Library      ISBN: 0439829739
Details through text and photographs the special bond shared by Owen, an orphaned hippo, and Mzee, a 130-year-old giant tortoise.
Raptor Rescue!: An Eagle Flies Free
Raptor Rescue!
An Eagle Flies Free
Hardcover      ISBN: 0525453016
A visit to the University of Minnesota's Gabbert Raptor Center focuses on a bald eagle, from its arrival with a gunshot wound through surgery, rehabilitation, and release, and discusses the threats to these majestic birds.
Paperback      ISBN: 0395979447
A guide to help identify various butterflies, using the Peterson System of identification.
What's That Bird?
What's That Bird?
Paperback      ISBN: 1580175546
A beginner's guide to birding provides general information and advice on how to become a birdwatcher, with detailed profiles of thirty common North American birds, concise descriptions of additional bird species, facts about bird behavior and habitats, and family-friendly projects to attract birds. Simultaneous.
Tracks, Scats and Signs
Tracks, Scats and Signs
Paperback      ISBN: 1559715995
A field guide to the tracks and other signs left behind by forest, field, and pond animals, with blank pages for drawings and notes