An expert reference guide to 840 amphibians, reptiles and mammals from every continent. An authoritative guide to the animals of the Americas, Africa, Europe, Asia and Australia. This beautifully illustrated reference guide features over 1,000 watercolours, photographs and maps. The book explains anatomy, reproduction, ecology, migration, habitats, and...
The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Cats, Cat Breeds & Cat Care is the definitive cat encyclopedia that serves as a comprehensive visual guide to all the main recognised cat breeds of the world. From the exotic longhaired Sphynx; the ever-popular Shorthair to the tailless Manx; and the rarer breeds such as the Singapura, Ocicat, Bengal and Japanese Bobtail.
The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Dogs, Dog Breeds & Dog Care is the definitive dog encyclopedia that serves as a comprehensive visual guide to more than 170 dog breeds from all over the world. From the loveable and familiar Labrador Retriever and Cocker Spaniel to the more unusual Keeshond, Sluki, Portuguese Water Dog and Brittany.
This comprehensive encyclopedia of the world's birds presents a fantastic visual guide to the major avian species and families, from America's tiniest insect-catchers to the giant, flightless species still living on the African plains. A 512-page directory features fully illustrated entries for hundreds of birds, as well as detailing many other related species. The activities of birds are explored in a natural history section, detailing anatomy, flight, feeding, pairing and nesting. There are also tips on birdwatching for those who want to get a closer look at these fascinating creatures. This is an authoritative and sumptuous guide to the diversity of bird life across the globe.
Format: Softcover Pages: 512 Publisher: Hermes House ISBN-13: 978-1-84477-800-3 Dimensions: 22 x 17 x 3cm
Suitable for ages 7 years+
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