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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Series Information

Animal survival.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews KIDS ANIMALS (Text) 73351000032447 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews KIDS ANIMALS (Text) 73351000034575 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Monrovia Branch J 591.56 BAR (Text) 78551000342028 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Waverly Branch J 591.56 BAR (Text) 78551000342027 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0836820770 (lib. bdg.) :
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations, color photographs ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Milwaukee, Wis. : Gareth Stevens Pub., [1998]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes bibliographical references, videography, glossary, Web sites, and index.
Reading level: 5.5.
Interest grade level: 3 - 6.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Includes videography (page 47).
Formatted Contents Note:
Predators against prey -- Parasitic animals -- Associations between different species -- Eating side by side -- Hunting or fishing together -- Moving in a crowd -- Gathering to sleep or hibernate -- Life as a couple -- One male, several females, and babies -- Large families -- Animals that live only in groups -- Conflicts within the same species -- Body armor or animals -- Chemical and electric defenses -- Animals can protect themselves -- The advantages of being hard to see -- Visual signals and messages -- I nsects communicate by sound -- Sound messages of fish and amphibians -- Bird songs -- Mammal calls -- Do animals use language.
Summary, etc.:
Examines how animals relate to one another, discussing predators, parasites, animals that move in groups, and other topics, particularly animal communication.
Target Audience Note:
980 Lexile.
Subject: Social behavior in animals > Juvenile literature.
Animal communication > Juvenile literature.
Animals > Habits and behavior.
Animal communication.

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