The Resource Nature's best homes : how animals' habitats help them live, breed and raise young, Tom Jackson

Nature's best homes : how animals' habitats help them live, breed and raise young, Tom Jackson

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Nature's best homes : how animals' habitats help them live, breed and raise young
Title
Nature's best homes
Title remainder
how animals' habitats help them live, breed and raise young
Statement of responsibility
Tom Jackson
Title variation
Homes
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Some animals build astounding homes to provide shelter and safety for themselves and their young. From ants glueing leaves together to create a nest, to groundhogs engineering enormous underground towns, the creatures featured in this book create homes that are both unique and out-of-this-world. Find out more about these masters of engineering and learn how evolution has shaped the way each animal constructs their home and uses it. Vivid, arresting photography paired with captivating animal encounters make this book a thrilling introduction to some of the basics of evolutionary theory
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Cataloging source
VHEI
Dewey number
591.564
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Nature's best
Target audience
juvenile
Nature's best homes : how animals' habitats help them live, breed and raise young, Tom Jackson
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Nature's best homes : how animals' habitats help them live, breed and raise young, Tom Jackson
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [31])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Includes bibliographical references (page [31]) -Some animals build astounding homes to provide shelter and safety for themselves and their young. From ants glueing leaves together to create a nest, to groundhogs engineering enormous underground towns, the creatures featured in this book create homes that are both unique and out-of-this-world. Find out more about these masters of engineering and learn how evolution has shaped the way each animal constructs their home and uses it. Vivid, arresting photography paired with captivating animal encounters make this book a thrilling introduction to some of the basics of evolutionary theory
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16199210
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Dimensions
27 cm.
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Extent
29 pages
Isbn
9780750288002
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)935400124
  • (AuCNLKIN)000057009110

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