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Product Description: Hero or villain? Few animals divide opinion like the red fox. This most successful of the world's wild canids has lived alongside people from time immemorial. Celebrated by some for its resourcefulness and lush pelt, reviled by others for plundering chicken runs and overturning trash bins, it has worked its way deep into Western culture--from Janácek's Cunning Little Vixen to Roald Dahl's Fantastic Mr...read more

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9781472912091 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, August 25, 2015, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Hero or villain?

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Product Description: This is the only dedicated, in-depth guide to Swaziland. Author Mike Unwin explores the excellent wildlife reserves and wild hiking trails offering waterfalls, rock art and prolific flora and birdlife. He introduces travelers to the country’s rich and varied landscapes encompassing both the mountainous western ‘highveld’ and the dusty eastern ‘lowveld’...read more
By Richard E. Grant (foreword by) and Mike Unwin

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9781841624006 | Bradt Pubns, February 19, 2013, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: This is the only dedicated, in-depth guide to Swaziland.

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Product Description: Wildlife is southern Africa's number one visitor attraction. This handy, beautifully illustrated book combines field guide and travel guide, explaining where and when to find wildlife and how to identify it. Author Mike Unwin covers everything from the ‘Big Five' to dung beetles to sand grouse, and explores the wildlife hotspots of seven countries, offering insights into animal behavior and up-to-date conservation perspectives...read more

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9781841623474, titled "Bradt Southern African Wildlife: A Visitor's Guide" | 2 edition (Bradt Pubns, September 13, 2011), cover price $26.99 | About this edition: Wildlife is southern Africa's number one visitor attraction.

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Product Description: Authoritative and concise, this beautifully illustrated atlas captures the dazzling diversity of bird life around the world. Its stunning full-colour maps reveal where birds are found and explain the many factors behind their distribution, while numerous photographs and illustrations showcase the most fascinating and colourful aspects of bird behaviour...read more

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9781408134702 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, June 10, 2011, cover price $28.35 | About this edition: Authoritative and concise, this beautifully illustrated atlas captures the dazzling diversity of bird life around the world.

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Product Description: The Atlas of Birds captures the breathtaking diversity of birds, and illuminates their conservation status around the world. Full-color maps show where birds are found, both by country and terrain, and reveal how an astounding variety of behavioral adaptations--from flight and feeding to nest building and song--have enabled them to thrive in virtually every habitat on Earth...read more

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9780691149493 | Princeton Univ Pr, June 20, 2011, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The Atlas of Birds captures the breathtaking diversity of birds, and illuminates their conservation status around the world.

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Product Description: Some animals just look weird. Take the mandrill, whose outrageous face is colored to mimic its genitals, or the star-nosed mole whose nose sprouts 22 fleshy tentacles. Others behave strangely―a mallee fowl builds huge mounds of rotting vegetation in which to incubate its eggs...read more

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9781841623009 | Bradt Pubns, October 19, 2010, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Some animals just look weird.

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Product Description: Presents facts about animal behavior and life-cycles, how they eat, move, and communicate, and a continent-by-continent introduction to animal kingdoms, with links to the Internet for further information.
By Susanna Davidson, Ian Jackson (illustrator), Lee Montgomery (illustrator) and Mike Unwin

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9780794520335, titled "Usborne World of Animals: Internet-linked" | Usborne Pub Ltd, June 1, 2009, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Presents facts about animal behavior and life-cycles, how they eat, move, and communicate, and a continent-by-continent introduction to animal kingdoms, with links to the Internet for further information.

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Product Description: Presents science experiements involving air, plants, and items in the kitchen, with easy-to-follow instructions and scientific explanations for each experiment.

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9780794524210 | Usborne Pub Ltd, January 1, 2009, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Presents science experiements involving air, plants, and items in the kitchen, with easy-to-follow instructions and scientific explanations for each experiment.

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Looks at the flora and fauna of Lapland, that area of northern Europe and northwestern Russia which lies within the Arctic circle. It examines the ecosystems and species by habitat type, with one chapter dealing with freshwater habitats, another with open tundra and so on. Conservation issues affecting it today are also discussed.
By Derek A. Ratcliffe and Mike Unwin (illustrator)

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9780713665291 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, September 30, 2005, cover price $101.95 | About this edition: Looks at the flora and fauna of Lapland, that area of northern Europe and northwestern Russia which lies within the Arctic circle.

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Each volume in this series of Key Stage Two books examines the lifecycle and life processes of a particular animal or insect. The book includes illustrations and photographs. This volume focuses on reptiles.

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9780431168685 | New edition (Gardners Books, July 5, 2004), cover price $12.10 | About this edition: Each volume in this series of Key Stage Two books examines the lifecycle and life processes of a particular animal or insect.

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Product Description: -- Basic scientific principles are explained with the aid of fun experiments and activities-- All experiments use everyday household equipment-- Simple text and illustrations enable children to use the books by themselves (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780746009789 | Usborne Pub Ltd, January 1, 1993, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: -- Basic scientific principles are explained with the aid of fun experiments and activities-- All experiments use everyday household equipment-- Simple text and illustrations enable children to use the books by themselves

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