Snakes of the World

Snakes of the World

by Chris Mattison
     
 

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The snake's reputation has never recovered from its infamous beginnings in the Garden of Eden, but in reality, many snakes are quite beautiful. This illustrated introduction provides detailed information about all species—from the harmless grass snake to the mighty anaconda. There's complete coverage of anatomy, methods of feeding, reproduction, behavior, and

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The snake's reputation has never recovered from its infamous beginnings in the Garden of Eden, but in reality, many snakes are quite beautiful. This illustrated introduction provides detailed information about all species—from the harmless grass snake to the mighty anaconda. There's complete coverage of anatomy, methods of feeding, reproduction, behavior, and defense. Spectacular photographs and intricate line drawings reveal the full lifestyle of these fascinating creatures. 192 pages, 40 color illus., 80 b/w illus., 6 X 9.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816052134
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/2003
Series:
Of the World Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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