Super Little Giant Book of Dragons

Super Little Giant Book of Dragons

Paperback

$6.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781402739033
Publisher: Sterling
Publication date: 07/01/2007
Series: Little Giant Bks.
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 4.20(w) x 5.20(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 6 - 9 Years

Table of Contents


The World of Dragons     12
The Home of Dragons     14
Meet Your Dragons     16
Hidden Homes     18
Size     20
Color     22
Skeleton     24
Bones     26
Uses of Bones     28
Skin, Scales, Feathers     30
Wings     32
Dragon Flight     34
Feet     36
Eyes     38
Food and Digestion     40
Flaming Nostrils     42
Slow Eggs     44
Egg Size     46
Nests     48
Dragons as Pets     50
Dragon Lore     52
The Devil's Dragon     54
A Witch in the Kitchen     56
The Great Red Dragon     58
A Vision of Hell     60
Torment & Torture     62
Dragon Tormentor     64
The Dragon Princess     66
Lewis Carroll: Reinventing Mythology     68
Dreaming of Dragons     72
Dragon Blood     74
The Dragon Tree     76
The Order of the Dragon     78
Heraldic Dragons     80
Tail-Eaters     82
Around the World     84
Dragon of the Cosmos     88
Changing Matter     90
Dragon Slayers     92
Apep, the Serpent of Evil     94
Hercules, the Slayer of the Hydra     96
Cadmus     100
Jason and the Golden Fleece     102
Susanoo, the Killer of a Drunken Dragon     104
Warrior Versus Serpent     106
Thraetaona, the Killer of the Fire Dragon     108
Sigurd, the Dragon Slayer     110
The Death of Beowulf     116
St. George and the Dragon     118
St. George's Day     122
The Lambton Worm     126
Slavic Dragons     128
The Laidly Worm     132
The Demon with the Matted Hair     134
Hiawatha's Serpents     136
Angels Against the Apocalypse     138
Archangel Michael     142
Dragons of War     144
American Dragons     146
Serpent Mound, Ohio     148
Feathered Serpents     150
Two-headed Dragons     160
Piasa, the Stormbird     162
Asian Dragons     166
Asian Dragons     166
Chinese Dragons     172
Indian Dragons     174
Islamic Dragons     178
Japanese Dragons     180
Korean Dragons     182
Thai Dragons     184
Tibetan Dragons     186
The Vietnamese Dragon People     190
New Year Parades     192
Chinese Imperial Dragons     194
Asian Dragon Artists     196
Temple Dragons     202
Dragon Bowls and Vases     204
Dragon Kites     208
Children's Toys     210
Dragon Tattoos     212
Chinese Years     214
The Dragon Personality     216
Bunyip the Australian Dragon     218
Rainbow Dragon     220
Taniwha     222
Real Dragons     224
Tuatara     226
Boyd's Angle-Headed Dragon     228
Komodo Dragon     230
Asian Flying Dragons     234
The Frilled Lizard     236
The Bearded Dragon     238
Dragon Fish     240
Dragonfly     242
Pushing It Too Far     244
Dragons from the Distant Past      246
Diplodocus     248
Dragons of the Sky     250
Dryptosaurus     252
Megalosaurus     254
Tyrannosaurus     256
Deinonychus     258
Dragon Types     260
Hydra     262
Drake     264
Wyvern     266
Worm     268
Griffin     270
Cockatrice or Basilisk     272
Sphinx     274
Kraken     276
Roc and Eagle     280
Index     282

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