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The Resource Wildlife of the world, contributors, Jamie Ambrose, Richard Beatty (glossary writer), Dr. Amy-Jane Beer, Derek Harvey, Ben Hoare, Rob Hume, Ton Jackson, Steve Parker, Dr. Katie Parsons, John Woodward

Wildlife of the world, contributors, Jamie Ambrose, Richard Beatty (glossary writer), Dr. Amy-Jane Beer, Derek Harvey, Ben Hoare, Rob Hume, Ton Jackson, Steve Parker, Dr. Katie Parsons, John Woodward

Label
Wildlife of the world
Title
Wildlife of the world
Statement of responsibility
contributors, Jamie Ambrose, Richard Beatty (glossary writer), Dr. Amy-Jane Beer, Derek Harvey, Ben Hoare, Rob Hume, Ton Jackson, Steve Parker, Dr. Katie Parsons, John Woodward
Title variation
  • DK Smithsonian wildlife of the world
  • Smithsonian wildlife of the world
Contributor
Author
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles over four hundred animals from around the world, discussing their habitat, physical characteristics, and challenges they face
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
591
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL50
LC item number
.W685 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1972-
  • 1952-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ambrose, Jamie
  • Beer, Amy-Jane
  • Harvey, Derek
  • Hoare, Ben
  • Hume, Rob
  • Jackson, Tom
  • Parker, Steve
  • Parsons, Katie
  • Woodward, John
  • DK Publishing, Inc
  • Smithsonian Institution
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals
  • Animals
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Wildlife of the world, contributors, Jamie Ambrose, Richard Beatty (glossary writer), Dr. Amy-Jane Beer, Derek Harvey, Ben Hoare, Rob Hume, Ton Jackson, Steve Parker, Dr. Katie Parsons, John Woodward
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: DK, Smithsonian
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Animal habitats. Forests ; Grasslands ; Extreme environments ; Aquatic environments -- North America. Peaks and prairies ; Canadian Arctic ; Yellowstone ; Central great plains ; Sierra Nevada ; Mojave Desert ; Florida Everglades -- Central and South America. Land of the jaguar ; Costa Rican rainforest ; Andean yungas ; Amazon rainforest ; The Pantanal ; Andean altiplano ; Argentine pampas ; Galapagos Islands -- Europe. Plains and peninsulas ; Norwegian fjords ; Scottish highlands ; The Camargue ; Tagus Valley ; The Alps ; Bavarian Forest -- Africa. A sunbaked land ; Ethiopian highlands ; Great Rift Valley lakes ; Serengeti savannas ; Congo basin ; Okavango Delta ; Kalahari Desert ; Madagascan dry forests -- Asia. Land of extremes ; Arabian highlands ; Terai-Duar savannas ; Eastern Himalayas ; Upper Yangtze forests ; Gobi Desert ; Nihonkai Montane forest ; Bornean rainforest ; Sulu-Sulawesi seas -- Australasia. The red continent ; New Guinea Montane forest ; North Australia savannas ; Great Sandy-Tanami Desert ; East Australian forests ; Great Barrier Reef ; New Zealand mixed forest -- Antarctica. Land of ice and snow ; Southern Ocean islands ; Antarctic Peninsula
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
480 pages
Isbn
9781465438041
Lccn
2015458474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904421785
  • 587756
  • (OCoLC)ocn904421785
  • 587756
Label
Wildlife of the world, contributors, Jamie Ambrose, Richard Beatty (glossary writer), Dr. Amy-Jane Beer, Derek Harvey, Ben Hoare, Rob Hume, Ton Jackson, Steve Parker, Dr. Katie Parsons, John Woodward
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: DK, Smithsonian
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Animal habitats. Forests ; Grasslands ; Extreme environments ; Aquatic environments -- North America. Peaks and prairies ; Canadian Arctic ; Yellowstone ; Central great plains ; Sierra Nevada ; Mojave Desert ; Florida Everglades -- Central and South America. Land of the jaguar ; Costa Rican rainforest ; Andean yungas ; Amazon rainforest ; The Pantanal ; Andean altiplano ; Argentine pampas ; Galapagos Islands -- Europe. Plains and peninsulas ; Norwegian fjords ; Scottish highlands ; The Camargue ; Tagus Valley ; The Alps ; Bavarian Forest -- Africa. A sunbaked land ; Ethiopian highlands ; Great Rift Valley lakes ; Serengeti savannas ; Congo basin ; Okavango Delta ; Kalahari Desert ; Madagascan dry forests -- Asia. Land of extremes ; Arabian highlands ; Terai-Duar savannas ; Eastern Himalayas ; Upper Yangtze forests ; Gobi Desert ; Nihonkai Montane forest ; Bornean rainforest ; Sulu-Sulawesi seas -- Australasia. The red continent ; New Guinea Montane forest ; North Australia savannas ; Great Sandy-Tanami Desert ; East Australian forests ; Great Barrier Reef ; New Zealand mixed forest -- Antarctica. Land of ice and snow ; Southern Ocean islands ; Antarctic Peninsula
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
480 pages
Isbn
9781465438041
Lccn
2015458474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904421785
  • 587756
  • (OCoLC)ocn904421785
  • 587756

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