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Super shark encyclopedia and other creatures of the deep / by Derek Harvey.

Harvey, Derek, 1921- author. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781465443182
  • ISBN: 1465443185
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (208 pages) : color illustrations.
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : DK, Penguin Random House, 2015.

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General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Amazing anatomy -- Animal athletes -- Life stories -- Supernatural senses -- Exploring the deep.
Summary, etc.: Super Shark Encyclopedia uncovers the secrets of the oceans by exploring a remarkable array of 80 sharks and other sea creatures -- from Barrel Shrimp to Blue Sharks, Starfish to Bat Fish, and Hammerhead Sharks to Sandtiger Sharks, plus surfing penguins, deep-sea monsters, rays, eels and more. Packed with jaw-dropping facts about animal behavior and anatomy, new x-ray artworks utilize cross-sections and strip layers away to show key anatomical features in detail. It showcases record-breaking animals, such as the deadliest predators and the most venomous creatures, and explains how and why their bodies work the way they do."--Publisher's description.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.
Subject: Sharks > Juvenile literature.
Predatory animals > Juvenile literature.
Sharks > Pictorial works.
Sharks > Behavior > Juvenile literature.
Sharks > Anatomy > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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