Rattler!: A Natural History of Rattlesnakes by Chris Mattison, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Rattler!: A Natural History of Rattlesnakes

Rattler!: A Natural History of Rattlesnakes

by Chris Mattison
     
 
"...[An] excellent introduction to the 30 species of rattlesnakes. Starting with a chapter of basic information...the text moves on to cover the general distribution and habitats of rattlesnakes, their origins and evolution, and their interactions with humans...covers each rattlesnake species, with capsule descriptions, range maps, habitat, and information on venom..

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"...[An] excellent introduction to the 30 species of rattlesnakes. Starting with a chapter of basic information...the text moves on to cover the general distribution and habitats of rattlesnakes, their origins and evolution, and their interactions with humans...covers each rattlesnake species, with capsule descriptions, range maps, habitat, and information on venom....What makes this book a valuable acquisition are the terrific color photographs of the snakes, particularly those in the species description....Mattison writes clearly and with obvious fondness for his subjects...a valuable addition to any library's collection."—Booklist. 144 pages, 55 color illus., 38 b/w illus.,

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780713725346
Publisher:
Blandford Press
Publication date:
08/01/1996
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
7.75(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.73(d)

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