eBook Introduction to Biology: A Closer Look at the Animal Kingdom, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1615305807
  • ISBN-13: 9781615305803
  • DDC: 590.1
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 88 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released April 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Distinguished by their highly developed mental faculties and their capacity for reason, humans are often said to reign sovereign in the animal kingdom. With their complex interactions, intricate social structures, and extensive range of displayed emotions, however, all creatures can be said to contribute uniquely to the planet and to the subsistence of all other beings. This colorful volume surveys the various members of the animal kingdom and the habits, behaviors, and physical characteristics that unite and distinguish all animals.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Variety of Animal Life.
2: Classification and Behavior.
3: Animals Without Backbones.
4: Animals with Backbones.
Conclusion.
Glossary.
For More Information.
Bibliography.
Index.