eBook Dk Eyewitness Books: Animal, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0756698677
  • ISBN-13: 9780756698676
  • DDC: 590
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 72 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released October 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Eyewitness Animal introduces readers to the exciting world of animals. This book takes a broad view of the animal kingdom, discussing animals from the tiniest insect to the mighty humpback whale, including mammals, birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians, insects, and invertebrates. See the newest species discovered, and learn about endangered statuses, animal adaptations, and how humans impacting animals around the world.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Frontispiece.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: What is an Animal?.
2: Invertebrates.
3: Cold-Blooded Vertebrates.
4: Warm-Blooded Vertebrates.
5: Evolution.
6: Extinct Animals.
7: Body Systems.
8: Sharp Senses.
9: Animal Diets.
10: Breeding and Young.
11: Marine Animals.
12: Freshwater Living.
13: Cold and Ice.
14: In the Desert.
15: Open Grassland.
16: Among the Trees.
17: Taking to the Air.
18: Animal Homes.
19: Migrations.
20: Staying Alive.
21: Living Together.
22: Living in Groups.
23: The Human Animal.
24: Livestock.
25: Animal Workers.
26: Friends and Companions.
27: Pests.
28: Protecting Animals.
29: Animals in Mythology.
30: Record Breakers.
31: Tree of Life.
32: Watching Animals.
Glossary.
Index.
Acknowledgments.