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Ibis Snakes
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Price: Free! Words: 11,610. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Scared of snakes? Interested in them? Ibis Snakes is a great educational book on our often misunderstood and usually feared snakes. This book does not aim to make you love snakes or become a fan of them, but rather for the reader to respect and learn the importance of their necessary role in our fragile ecosystem.
Alligators
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,010. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
Alligators have an "armored" body with a very strong flat tail. The alligator’s skin, on the back, is armored with bony plates, which acts as steel plating to protect the alligator from predators, other alligators and even humans that may be hunting them.
The Chronicle Years
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013 by Dingbat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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For a decade, between the late 1970s and the equally late 1980s, I was honored to publish several brief articles in the excellent equestrian magazine, The Chronicle of the Horse. Their superb editors also accepted, albeit with what reluctance they were too generous to admit, a number of my scribbled poems, more properly described as doggerel. This ebook is a compilation of those works.
Animal Peculiarity Volume 2 Part 8
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Now I am well aware of the labour that others have expended on this subject, yet I have collected all the materials that I could; I have clothed them in untechnical language, and am persuaded that my achievement is a treasure far from negligible.
Animal Peculiarity Volume 2 Part 7
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Some animals, to be sure, have their failings, but he chooses rather to dwell upon their good qualities, devotion, courage, self-sacrifice, gratitude. Again, animals are guided by reason, and from them we may learn contentment, control of the passions, and calm in the face of death
Animal Peculiarity Volume 2 Part 6
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Unfettered by any canons of style or language, picaresque, and sometimes gross, they pandered to popular taste. To adopt their technique while refining the style and imparting a moral flavour to his narratives may well have seemed to Aelian a sure way of gaining a like popularity with educated readers.
Animal Peculiarity Volume 2 Part 5
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The unique characteristics of animals is a miscellany of facts, genuine or supposed, gleamed from earlier and contemporary Greek writers (No Latin writer is once named) and to a limited extent from his own observation to illustrate the habits of the animal world.
Animal Peculiarity Volume 2 Part 4
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
THERE is perhaps nothing extraordinary in the fact that man is wise and just, takes great care to provide for his own children, -shows due consideration for his parents, seeks sustenance for himself, protects himself against plots, and possesses all the other gifts of nature which are his.
Animal Peculiarity Volume 2 Part 3
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
THERE is perhaps nothing extraordinary in the fact that man is wise and just, takes great care to provide for his own children, -shows due consideration for his parents, seeks sustenance for himself, protects himself against plots, and possesses all the other gifts of nature which are his.
Animal Peculiarity Volume 2 Part 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
THERE is perhaps nothing extraordinary in the fact that man is wise and just, takes great care to provide for his own children, -shows due consideration for his parents, seeks sustenance for himself, protects himself against plots, and possesses all the other gifts of nature which are his. For man has been endowed with speech, of all things the most precious, and has been granted reason, which is
Animal Peculiarity Volume 2 Part 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
In this and in the rich variety of topics and in a certain fondness for piquant, not to say earthy, stories from the life of men and of animals one may trace the influence of the Milesian Tales. Unfettered by any canons of style or language, picaresque, and sometimes gross, they pandered to popular taste.
Horse Tails: History and Beyond, part 1
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Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Horse Tails: History and Beyond is a collection of five short magazine articles that full-time animal writer Sue Weaver wrote in 1991. Their themes are the magical milt (hippomanes), the folklore of coat color, veterinary bloodletting, and two articles about horse faeries. She plans to search her published article archive for similar items to use to compile more free ebooks like this one. Enjoy!
The Dog with Two Lives
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Scamp is a Jack Russell of dubious breeding and unconventional colors who doesn’t let that stop him from being determined to come home with us. Once ensconced in our hearts, he embarks on a series of hair-raising adventures, one of which results in his premature first death.
Introducing the Water Buffalo
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Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Sue Weaver has been writing professionally for over 40 years. She has hundreds of published magazine articles, 5 Smashwords ebooks, and 11 print books about farm animals to her credit. Sue fell in love with water buffaloes after writing a Hobby Farms magazine article about them. After reading this free ebook, she hopes you will too.
Animal Peculiarity Part 8
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Series: Animal Peculiarities, Volume 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
THERE is perhaps nothing extraordinary in the fact that man is wise and just, takes great care to provide for his own children, -shows due consideration for his parents, seeks sustenance for himself, protects himself against plots, and possesses all the other gifts of nature which are his.
Animal Peculiarity Part 7
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Series: Animal Peculiarities, Volume 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Suicide is commended as an escape from the ills of life, and riches are to be despised. Aelian’s Stoicism hardly goes below the surface. His primary object is to entertain and while so doing to convey instruction in the most agreeable form.
Animal Peculiarity Part 6
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Series: Animal Peculiarities, Volume 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The unique characteristics of animals is a miscellany of facts, genuine or supposed, gleamed from earlier and contemporary Greek writers (No Latin writer is once named) and to a limited extent from his own observation to illustrate the habits of the animal world.
Horse Resources 2013: Your Free Guide to All Things Horsey on the World Wide Web
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Price: Free! Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Sue Weaver has been writing professionally for over 40 years. She has several hundred published magazine articles and 11 print books about farm animals to her credit. Online research is her forte and horses are her passion. Whatever you want to know about horses, you'll find it fast with this neat book of horse-related hyperlinks. Try it. It's free!
Goat Resources 2013: Your Free Guide to All Things Goaty on the World Wide Web
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Price: Free! Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Goat Resources 2013: Your Free Guide to All Things Goaty on the World Wide Web is an up-to-date collection of hyperlinks leading to hundreds of goat-related Web sites and university-generated PDF documents. Also included are written URLs for those who don't have Internet access on their reading devices. Whatever you want to know about goats, you'll find it fast with this neat ebook in hand.
Animal Peculiarity Part 5
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Series: Animal Peculiarities, Volume 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The unique characteristics of animals is a miscellany of facts, genuine or supposed, gleamed from earlier and contemporary Greek writers (No Latin writer is once named) and to a limited extent from his own observation to illustrate the habits of the animal world.