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Animal Attack: Killer Spiders

Out of Print
By: Alex Woolf(Author)
32 pages, colour photos
Animal Attack: Killer Spiders
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  • Animal Attack: Killer Spiders ISBN: 9781445131115 Paperback Sep 2014 Out of Print #218990
  • Animal Attack: Killer Spiders ISBN: 9781445104911 Hardback Nov 2011 Out of Print #219805
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About this book

If you ever wanted to know how Spiders survive in the wild, find out in this fascinating book about their hunting techniques. Catching prey in sticky webs, trapdoors and even fishing are spider specialities! All spiders, have to hunt and kill prey to stay alive but which animals will they hunt and eat? A high-interest, magazine style series of books about some of the world's most dangerous and famous predators for readers aged 9+.



Age Level: 5 to 10 years

Contents

- Death on Eight Legs
- Spiders and their Webs
- Black Widows and Redbacks
- Net-Casting Spiders
- Water Spiders
- Trapdoor Spiders
- Tarantulas
- Funnel-Web Spiders
- Spiders that Chase
- Wandering Spiders
- Jumping Spiders
- Fishing Spiders
- Camouflage and Mimicry
- Glossary
- Further Information
- Index

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Biography

Alex Woolf studied history at Essex University, and has written and edited many 20th century history titles for young people.

Out of Print
By: Alex Woolf(Author)
32 pages, colour photos
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