eBook Creatures of the Waters, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 161535574X
  • ISBN-13: 9781615355747
  • DDC: 590
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released August 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Updated for 2012 and part of the Britannica Learning Library Series, in Creatures of the Waters, you will learn about the great diversity of animal life found in the waters around the world.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction.
Table of Contents.
1: Waterbirds.
2: Albatrosses: Forever Gliding.
3: Ducks: Dabblers, Divers, and Perchers.
4: Geese: Fine-Feathered Travelers.
5: Gulls: The Ocean's Cleanup Crew.
6: Penguins: Well-Dressed Swimmers.
7: Swans: Birds of Beauty, Grace, and Speed.
8: Water-Wise Amphibians and Reptiles.
9: Amphibians: The Land-and-Water Dwellers.
10: Frogs: Amazing Changing Amphibians.
11: Alligators and Crocodiles: Modern Dinosaurs.
12: Anacondas: A Tight Squeeze.
13: Turtles: Taking Their Time.
14: Fresh Fish!.
15: Fish: Citizens of the Waters.
16: Carp: The Fishy Survivor.
17: Piranhas: Frightening Little Fish.
18: Salmon: Leaping Up the Waterfall.
19: Sharks: Predators of the Sea.
20: Mostly Marine Marvels.
21: Coral: Builders in the Sea.
22: Deep-Sea Life: Flashing Lights!.
23: Jellyfish: Boneless Blobs of the Sea.
24: Mollusks: Shell-Dwelling Animals.
25: Octopuses: Eight-Armed Wonders.
26: Sponges: Plant or Animal?.
27: Aquatic Mammals.
28: Buffalo: Water-Loving Beasts.
29: Hippopotamuses: Kings of the River.
30: Manatees: Mermaids of Yore?.
31: Muskrats: The Town Builders.
32: Walruses: The Whale Horses.
33: Whales: The Biggest Animals of All.
Glossary.
Index.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Copyright Page.
Introduction.
Table of Contents.
1: Waterbirds.
2: Albatrosses: Forever Gliding.
3: Ducks: Dabblers, Divers, and Perchers.
4: Geese: Fine-Feathered Travelers.
5: Gulls: The Ocean's Cleanup Crew.
6: Penguins: Well-Dressed Swimmers.
7: Swans: Birds of Beauty, Grace, and Speed.
8: Water-Wise Amphibians and Reptiles.
9: Amphibians: The Land-and-Water Dwellers.
10: Frogs: Amazing Changing Amphibians.
11: Alligators and Crocodiles: Modern Dinosaurs.
12: Anacondas: A Tight Squeeze.
13: Turtles: Taking Their Time.
14: Fresh Fish!.
15: Fish: Citizens of the Waters.
16: Carp: The Fishy Survivor.
17: Piranhas: Frightening Little Fish.
18: Salmon: Leaping up the Waterfall.
19: Sharks: Predators of the Sea.
20: Mostly Marine Marvels.
21: Coral: Builders in the Sea.
22: Deep-Sea Life: Flashing Lights!.
23: Jellyfish: Boneless Blobs of the Sea.
24: Mollusks: Shell-Dwelling Animals.
25: Octopuses: Eight-Armed Wonders.
26: Sponges: Plant or Animal?.
27: Aquatic Mammals.
28: Buffalo: Water-Loving Beasts.
29: Hippopotamuses: Kings of the River.
30: Manatees: Mermaids of Yore?.
31: Muskrats: The Town Builders.
32: Walruses: The Whale Horses.
33: Whales: The Biggest Animals of All.
Glossary.
Index.