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Big Cats That Roar - Lions, Tigers, Jaguars and Leopards
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Mammals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Zoology
This concise book is filled with fascinating information and generally unknown facts about lions, tigers, jaguars and leopards (the big cats that roar) that everyone of all ages can appreciate.
Giant Panda Puzzleboard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Mammals
Join us in explaining the design concepts behind the contrasting blocks of black and white of the enigmatic colouration of the giant panda, as we show that this most graphic of bears may effectively function like a giant stinkless skunk. The ocular patches so attractive to humans are likely to elicit the opposite reaction from the tiger, would-be killer of this slow but vice-like bamboo-chomper.
The Lion In A New Spotlight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Mammals
Join us as we examine and interpret the colouration of the plainest but most luminous of big cats, showing that this predator hunts by more than just crypsis or camouflage. Exceptionally among large felids, the female lion has up to four different flags on her body. These may be erected or flashed to communicate secretly with family members even while co-stalking sharp-eyed prey.
Bridging The Chasm Between African Rockrubbers And Australian Rockhoppers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Mammals, Essay » Literature
Join us as we compare and contrast rock hyraxes and rock-wallabies, paradoxically divergent boulder-dwellers, in what appear to be mirror-image habitats west and east of the Indian Ocean. What makes all the difference to their evolution, we suggest, has been the constant pressures from predators in Africa – particularly those underestimated baboons.
Odours And Attitude: A Comparison Of How Two Toughs Get Going
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Mammals, Essay » Literature
Join us as we compare and contrast the honey badger and the wolverine zoologically, showing that their evolutionary convergence is an accident of two disparate environments – the predator-beset Old World and the climatically forbidding far North – both offering a niche to creatures toughened almost to a fault.
Wild Men
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,270. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Mammals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Primatology
Beast or man? 220 news articles, most over 100 years old, from 42 states, Canada, etc. Hairy, bipedal, elusive, mostly naked, ape or man-like, sometimes it's obvious what people saw, other times it's not. The wild men-related stories include the 1839 capture of a bipedal hairy creature in Minnesota, an 1829 deadly attack by a monstrous beast in Georgia, and the Leed's Devil of New Jersey.
Polar Bears: Outstanding Survivors of Climate Change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,150. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Mammals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This short, full-color volume explains why polar bears are thriving despite the recent decline of Arctic sea ice.
Polar Bear Facts and Myths
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Mammals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This beautiful, full color summary explains in simple terms why polar bears are thriving despite the recent loss of Arctic sea ice. It’s written in a question and answer format, in language that readers of all ages can understand (age 7 and up).
El libro de los gatos
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,180. Language: Spanish. Published: February 25, 2017 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Mammals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Los gatos son compañeros indispensables en la vida de millones de seres humanos alrededor del mundo y forma parte de la misma familia. Por ello es que es indispensable saber todo acerca de ellos, y así cuidarlos mejor. Para todos los amantes de los felinos, esta obra será su mejor herramienta para brindarle una mejor calidad de vida a ese maravilloso ser.
Nos chiens, leurs soucis, les solutions
Price: $3.35 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: French. Published: January 27, 2017 by Elisabeth CHANEL. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Mammals
Sans être un expert, mais avec mon expérience avec mes chiens, je n'ai jamais eu de gros problèmes de maldies à résoudre. Certaines pathologies peuvent être graves mais d'autres peuvent être évitées avec quelques précautions à prendre.