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Title:
The Practical naturalist : explore the wonders of the natural world
Author:
Hamilton, Jill.
Edition:
1st American ed.
Physical Description:
245, [11] pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm
Summary:
Guides readers to explore, understand, and observe the natural world, focusing on the plants and animals seen in the different biomes.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Foreword / by Steve Kress -- The web of life -- Weather and sky -- What a naturalist needs -- Close to home -- Farm and field -- Forest. Deciduous woodlands ; Coniferous forests ; Tropical forests -- Scrubland and heath -- Grassland -- Mountain and hillside -- Lake, river, and stream -- Coast. Beaches ; Cliffs ; Coastal wetlands ; Ocean -- Tundra and ice -- Desert.
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ISBN:
9780756658991
Format :
Book