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This new title in an award-winning series celebrates the incredible diversity of the natural world and brings to life the complex relationships between different species and their environment. Rich, full-color images accompany the text that describes all the major habitats and eco-systems, including deserts, oceans, the tundra and polar regions, forest, grasslands, and even cities. The full gamut of life is covered, from the unusual communities that thrive around undersea volcanic vents to growing human populations and their impact on the delicate balance of both natural and man-made environments. Special Features -Covers key ecological topics including food chains, migration, and climate -Coverage of relevant websites with details of conservation programs -Glossary & factlist

About the Author

Clive Gifford is the author of hundreds of articles and dozens of books on science and technology, including Cutaway Planes, and Kingfisher's award-winning How the Future Began: Machines.

Table of Contents

Our living planet — Water — Forests — Grasslands — Deserts — Polar regions — Islands — People & the world.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780753453902
Author:
Gifford, Clive
Author:
Cadle, Jerry
Publisher:
Kingfisher
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biology
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Nature
Subject:
Ecology
Subject:
Nature - General
Subject:
Science & Nature - General
Subject:
Science & Technology - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Kingfisher Young People's Book Of...
Series Volume:
v. 236
Publication Date:
September 2002
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from 4 up to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
With over 250 full-color illustrations a
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
11.75 x 9.25 x 0.5 in 1 lb
Age Level:
08-UP

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