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Snakes

By Nic Bishop, 1955-

YIKES!!! Join naturalist Nic Bishop for a closer look at scaly, scary snakes!

Snakes are scaly, scary, silent predators. They use powerful venom or crushing strength to overwhelm their victims. Then they swallow them whole!

With breathtaking full-page images, Sibert Medal-winning photographer Nic Bishop introduces the terrifying and beautiful world of snakes. The simple, engaging text presents both basic information and captivating details about the appearance, habits, and remarkable abilities of these amazing reptiles. An index and glossary are included, along with an author's note detailing his research and the fun stories behind the photographs.

Format

Book

Availability

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ISBN

0545206383


Format: Book
Author: Bishop, Nic, 1955-
Summary: Introduces snakes and provides information on their physical characteristics, how they hunt, and why some snakes are poisonous.
Title: Snakes / Nic Bishop.
Publisher Date: New York : Scholastic Nonfiction, c2012.
Subject: Snakes -- Juvenile literature
Isbn: 0545206383 9780545206389
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 8
System Items Total: 11
Call Number: 597.96 Bis
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Bib Id: 411053

Format: Book
Author: Bishop, Nic, 1955-
Summary: Introduces snakes and provides information on their physical characteristics, how they hunt, and why some snakes are poisonous.
Title: Snakes / Nic Bishop.
Publisher, Date: New York : Scholastic Nonfiction, c2012.
Description: 48 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Subjects: Snakes -- Juvenile literature
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 48) and index.
LCCN: 2011039316
ISBN: 0545206383
ISBN: 9780545206389
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 8
Total Copies: 11
Call Number: 597.96 Bis