Butterflies and Moths

Author: Robert T. Mitchell,Herbert S. Zim

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 1582381364

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 8595

This book illustrates in full color 423 of the most common, wide-spread, important, or unusual North American species of Lepidoptera.

Insects

Author: Clarence Cottam,Herbert S. Zim

Publisher: Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 1466862505

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 2706

This eBook is best viewed on a color device. Enjoy and Learn! Expert Knowledge! Easy-to-Read! This handy guide to the most common, important and showy North American insects will help the novice begin a fascinating study. Includes: A key to insect groups Mature and immature forms How insects grow and develop and what they eat How to find and observe them Full color pictures, nontechnical language, and up-to-date range maps make this a gem of a guide for beginners at any age.

Reptiles and Amphibians

Author: Herbert S. Zim,Hobart M. Smith,James Gordon Irving

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 1582381313

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 4427

Describes 212 species of turtles, snakes, frogs, salamanders and their relatives.

Birds of Prey of the World

Author: Robin Chittenden

Publisher: Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 1466864656

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 2570

This eBook is best viewed on a color device. A Golden Guide ® FROM ST. MARTIN'S PRESS Enjoy and Learn! Expert Knowledge! Easy-to-Read! Some of the most spectacular and awe-inspiring predators on the planet, the raptors, or birds of prey have captivated us for centuries. This Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press offers a fascinating look at these incredible birds. * Covers all raptors, including hawks, eagles, vultures, falcons, and owls * Hunting strategies, migration, habitats, and more * Wings, eyesight, and other amazing adaptations Includes easy-to-understand and concise text, along with gorgeous full-color illustrations of the worldwide species of raptors.

Planets

Author: Mark R. Chartrand,Ron Miller

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9781582381466

Category: Science

Page: 160

View: 1976

Presents general information about the planets and other bodies in the solar system with suggestions for observation.

Snakes

A Fully Illustrated, Authoritative and Easy-to-Use Guide

Author: Sarah Whittley

Publisher: Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 1466864885

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 528

This eBook is best viewed on a color device. Snakes, the best-known members of the reptile family, are some of the most popular animals in the world today. With over 120 species in the United States alone (including 17 poisonous varieties), Snakes thrive in every region of the country. From the Rainbow snakes to the Western shovelnose snake to the Sharptail snake, dozens of species are shown in beautifully drawn detail. Anatomy, behavior, reproduction, and geographic distribution are included in the engaging text. Despite their reputation, this Golden Guide explains how Snakes are an essential component of the web of life.

Butterflies and Moths

A Fully Illustrated, Authoritative and Easy-to-Use Guide

Author: Robert T. Mitchell,Herbert S. Zim

Publisher: Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 1466863102

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 1136

This eBook is best viewed on a color device. This Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press illustrates in full color 423 of the most common, widespread, important, or unusual North American species of Lepidoptera. Information includes: How to identify butterflies and moths How to attract, rear and preserve them for study How to assist these fascinating insects in their struggle for survival Plus range maps, a special emphasis on immature forms, and an inde of scientific names.

Spiders and Their Kin

A Fully Illustrated, Authoritative and Easy-to-Use Guide

Author: Herbert W. Levi,Lorna R. Levi

Publisher: Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 1466862459

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 6519

This eBook is best viewed on a color device. Enjoy and Learn! Expert Knowledge! Easy-to-Read! This introduction to the diverse yet little known world of spiders is packed with concise, accurate information. With full-color pictures and readable text, this guide identifies representative species and describes: Their characteristics and habits Growth, courtship and enemies Where they are found Includes information on poisonous species and how to collect, preserve, and raise spiders.

Peterson First Guide to Butterflies and Moths

Author: Paul A. Opler

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780395906651

Category: Nature

Page: 128

View: 9488

Describes and illustrates 183 butterflies and moths of North America, and includes advice on butterfly-watching and butterfly conservation

Seashores

a guide to animals and plants along the beaches

Author: Herbert Spencer Zim,Lester Ingle

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 5574

Birds

Author: Herbert Spencer Zim

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780307635051

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 7917

Poisonous Animals

A Fully Illustrated, Authoritative and Easy-to-Use Guide

Author: Edmund D. Brodie, Jr.

Publisher: Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 1466864796

Category: Science

Page: 160

View: 2969

This eBook is best viewed on a color device. This Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press is an introduction to the major groups of poisonous animals in the world, including the most deadly species. Learn about: -Dangerous stingers, fangs, and spines -The many varieties of venom, and the different ways they are used -Where poisonous animals live Includes full-color illustrations and little-known facts about some of the most remarkable animals on earth.

Wildflowers of North America

A Guide to Field Identification

Author: Frank Denmire Venning,Manabu C. Saito

Publisher: Golden Guides from Saint Martin's Press

ISBN: 9780307136640

Category: Wild flowers

Page: 340

View: 9645

Over 1,500 common species of wildflowers are described in this easy-to-use, illustrated identification guide.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Author: William Shakespeare,T. Maskell Hardy

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Athens (Greece)

Page: 68

View: 9088

Aesop's Fables

Author: Aesop,Arthur Rackham

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions

ISBN: 9781853261282

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 223

View: 4005

A collection of animal fables told by the Greek slave Aesop.

Hello from Heaven

A New Field of Research-After-Death Communication Confirms That Life and Love Are Eternal

Author: Bill Guggenheim,Judy Guggenheim

Publisher: Bantam

ISBN: 0307824632

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 416

View: 2464

"After-death communications," or "ADCs, " occur when someone is contacted spontaneously and directly by a deceased family member or friend, without the help of any medium. The authors' research shows that these spiritual experiences offer hope, love, and comfort for thousands of people. Included are more than 350 first-hand accounts of those whose lives have been changed and even protected by messages or signs from the deceased.

Velma Gratch & the Way Cool Butterfly

Author: Alan Madison

Publisher: Dragonfly

ISBN: 0307978044

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 40

View: 3693

Velma starts first grade in the shadow of her memorable older sisters, and while her newfound interest in butterflies helps her to stand out, it also leads to an interesting complication.

Trees

A Guide to Familiar American Trees

Author: Herbert Spencer Zim,Alexander Campbell Martin

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780307240569

Category: Leaves

Page: 160

View: 9230

Pictures of 140 common trees, identifying their leaves, fruit, form, range, and uses.

Fossils

Author: Frank H. T. Rhodes,Herbert S. Zim,Paul R. Shaffer

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 1582381429

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 1925

Provides information on the history of the development of life on earth, details of the typical plants and animals of significant geological areas, and maps of areas where fossils can be found.

Trees

Author: Alexander C. Martin,Herbert S. Zim

Publisher: Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 1466862483

Category: Nature

Page: 160

View: 3238

This eBook is best viewed on a color device. This Golden Guide describes and illustrates in full color more than 140 of our most common trees. Learn: -How to recognize tree shapes, flowers, buds, leaves, and fruits -Where each species grows -The parts of a tree and the various kinds of trees Perfect for nature lovers of all ages, this is an indispensable guide for everyone who wants to be able to recognize the different trees in North America.