Murakami Sale

Recently Viewed clear list

Original Essays | August 20, 2014

Julie Schumacher: IMG Dear Professor Fitger

Saint Paul, August 2014 Dear Professor Fitger, I've been asked to say a few words about you for Having dreamed you up with a ball-point... Continue »
  1. $16.07 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    Dear Committee Members

    Julie Schumacher 9780385538138

Qualifying orders ship free.
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside - Bldg. 2 Nature Studies- Animal Tracks and Tracking

What Shat That? A Pocket Guide to Poop Identity


What Shat That? A Pocket Guide to Poop Identity Cover


Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Ideal for any nature lover or backyard biologist, WHAT SHAT THAT? is an original and insightful survey of the substance that—like it or not—unites every living creature, from your pet dog to the African elephant.The fifty entries found here cover a range of mammals, birds, lizards, and even fish, including common domestic creatures as well as wild and exotic species. Full-color photographs and illustrations reveal each type of poop in all its glory, and handy descriptions and “scat facts” run throughout.Find out:Why rabbits like to eat their own droppingsHow tiger scat helped the CIA during the Vietnam WarWhich creature's poop could help save the planetWhy one animal's waste product is used to make the world's most expensive coffeeTruly informative and highly entertaining, WHAT SHAT THAT? is also probably more than you ever wanted to know but were too grossed out to ask.


Ever paused to ponder poo? This unique book will resolve all scat squabbles and doo-doo debates. Ideal for nature lovers and backyard biologists, WHAT SHAT THAT? is an original and authoritative survey of the substance that unites all creatures big and small. All major international species are covered, along with more wild and exotic species, while full-color photos capture each turd in all of its glory.

Handy identification tips and 'scat facts' run throughout the book to help you gain confidence in your poop-identification ability, and there's even a special color comparison chart for in-the-field classification.

About the Author

MATT PAGETT is an artist, illustrator, and writer based in Brighton, England. A graduate of Edinburgh University, he has worked on a number of books, including Household Management for Men, Make Your Own Sex Toys, The Campsite Companion, and 101 Golden Rules of Fishing. The natural world has often featured in Matt's artwork, which has been exhibited internationally.

Product Details

A Pocket Guide to Poop Identity
Pagett, Matt
Ten Speed Press
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
September 2007
Grade Level:
7.46x4.64x.38 in. .42 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Jurassic Poop: What Dinosaurs (and... New Trade Paper $6.95
  2. Who Pooped in the Park? Yellowstone... Used Trade Paper $5.50
  3. Field Guide to the Mammals Used Trade Paper $3.50
  4. This Crazy Vegan Life: A... Used Trade Paper $12.95
  5. The Little Book of Atheist Spirituality Used Hardcover $4.50
  6. What's Your Poo Telling You? Used Hardcover $2.50

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Humor » General
Arts and Entertainment » Humor » Parodies
Reference » Trivia
Science and Mathematics » Biology » Reference
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » Animal Tracks and Tracking
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » Field Guides » Outdoor Guides
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » General

What Shat That? A Pocket Guide to Poop Identity Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$5.50 In Stock
Product details 112 pages Ten Speed Press - English 9781580088855 Reviews:
  • back to top
Follow us on...

Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at