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DK first animal encyclopedia / [author, Penelope Arlon].

Arlon, Penelope (Author).
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Available copies

  • 9 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 10 total copies.

Series Information

Dk first reference series.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Bookmobile BKMB J 590 DKF (Text) 32826011538808 J Non-Fiction Available -
Melton PL - Melton PIC 590 ARL (Text) 79591000069128 Picture Book-Nonfiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Eminence Branch 590 ARL (Text) 78551000349654 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Monrovia Branch 590 ARL (Text) 78551000349657 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Waverly Branch 590 ARL (Text) 78551000349655 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle J590 ARLO (Text) 39231031020056 Children's Non-Fiction Collection Available -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL J 590 ARL (Text) 30419100831581 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 590 Arlon (Text) 31208910836925 children non-fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette J 590 Arl (Wild Animals bin) (Text) 31951003011407 Children's Room - Non-Fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette J 590 Arl (Wild Animals bin) (Text) 31951003637524 Children's Room - Paperback Bins Checked out 11/23/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 0756602270 (PLCJ)
  • Physical Description: 160 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : DK Pub., 2004.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: Animal kingdom -- Mammals: Mammals -- World of mammals -- Lemurs and monkeys -- Apes -- Cat family -- Big cats -- Dog family -- Bears -- Small and cunning -- Burrowers -- Insect-eating mammals -- Rodents -- Flying mammals -- Marsupials -- Mighty elephant -- On the hoof -- Cattle family -- Horse family -- Hoofed giants -- Water mammals -- Ocean giants -- Birds: Birds -- World of birds -- Courtship -- Nesting -- Hatching -- Songbirds -- Life in the air -- Freshwater birds -- Sea birds -- In the chill -- Birds of prey -- Night fliers -- Exotic fliers -- Gamebirds -- Globetrotters -- Flightless birds -- Reptiles and amphibians: Reptiles and amphibians -- World of reptiles -- Under a shell -- Introducing lizards -- Hunting and defense -- Slithering snakes -- Attack and defense -- Crocodiles and alligators -- World of amphibians -- Frogs and toads -- Hunting and hiding -- Salamanders and newts -- Creepy-crawlies: Creepy-crawlies -- World of insects -- Egg to adult -- On the move -- Eating habits -- Defense -- Sea crustaceans -- Sea mollusks -- Brainless wonders -- World of microlife -- Fish: Fish -- World of fish -- Finding food -- Staying alive -- Making more fish -- Sharks and rays.
Summary, etc.:
The DK First Animal Encyclopedia is loaded with spectacular photographs showing animal habits and habitats. From aardvark to zebra, this book is packed with fascinating facts about animals, giving children a wonderful head start on learning about the animal world.
Subject: Animals > Juvenile literature.
Animals > Encyclopedias.

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