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The Deadly World of Bugs, Snakes, Spiders, Crocodiles and Hundreds of Other Amazing Reptiles and Insects

Popular Science

By: Barbara Taylor, Jen Green, John Farndon and Mark O'Shea

512 pages, Col photos, illus, maps

Lorenz Books

Hardback | Jan 2008 | #173749 | ISBN-13: 9780754817819
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NHBS Price: £14.99 $19/€18 approx

About this book

This exciting and comprehensive guide captures the enthralling world of reptiles and insects from all over the globe. From poisonous snakes and fearsome alligators to delicate butterflies and industrious honey bees, you'll discover amazing facts.

More than 1500 wildlife photographs and illustrations provide a stunning close-up view of survival in the wild.

Includes 'Did You Know' features that reveal amazing-but-true facts: for example, some crocodiles can live up to 100 years; the green turtle is named after the colour of its body fat; and female aphids can give birth to up to 50 young in a week.


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