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Author Harvey, Derek, 1921- author.

Title Super shark encyclopedia : and other creatures of the deep / Derek Harvey.

Imprint New York, New York : DK Publishing, A Penguin Random House company, 2015.

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Nettels Non-Fiction  597.3 HAR    ---  Available
Edition First American edition.
Description 208 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
text rdacontent
still image rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes index.
Contents Amazing anatomy -- Animal athletes -- Life stories -- Supernatural senses -- Exploring the deep.
Summary "Super Shark Encyclopedia uncovers the secrets of the oceans by exploring a remarkable array of 80 sharks and other sea creatures -- from Barrel Shrimp to Blue Sharks, Starfish to Bat Fish, and Hammerhead Sharks to Sandtiger Sharks, plus surfing penguins, deep-sea monsters, rays, eels and more. Packed with jaw-dropping facts about animal behavior and anatomy, new x-ray artworks utilize cross-sections and strip layers away to show key anatomical features in detail. It showcases record-breaking animals, such as the deadliest predators and the most venomous creatures, and explains how and why their bodies work the way they do."-- Publisher's description.
Subject Sharks -- Juvenile literature.
Predatory animals -- Juvenile literature.
Marine animals -- Juvenile literature.
Sharks -- Pictorial works.
Sharks -- Behavior -- Juvenile literature.
Sharks -- Anatomy -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Encyclopedias.
ISBN 9781465435842 (hardcover)
1465435840 (hardcover)
9781465446350 (softcover)
1465446354 (softcover)

 
    
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