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Author Harvey, Derek, 1921- author.

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

Publication Info. New York, New York : DK Publishing, A Penguin Random House Company, 2015.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Chevy Chase Library Children's Non-fiction    j 597.3 HAR    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    597.3 HAR    DUE 07-05-19
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    597.3 HAR    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
1 copy being processed for GDL Casa Verdugo Library Children's Non-fiction.
1 copy being processed for GDL Chevy Chase Library Children's Non-fiction.
Edition First American edition.
Description 208 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm.
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Note Includes index.
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.
Contents Amazing anatomy -- Animal athletes -- Life stories -- Supernatural senses -- Exploring the deep.
Subject Sharks -- Juvenile literature.
Predatory animals -- Juvenile literature.
Marine animals -- Juvenile literature.
Sharks -- Pictorial works.
Sharks -- Behavior -- Juvenile literature.
Sharks -- Anatomy -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781465435842 (hardcover)
1465435840 (hardcover)
9781465446350 (softcover)
1465446354 (softcover)

 
    
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