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Bats of the World: A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press (Golden Guide)

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Learn about the natural history and evolution of bats, important bat identifying features, their flying and echolocation abilities, habitats, and migration patterns.

Golden Guides first appeared in 1949 and quickly established themselves as authorities on subjects from Natural History to Science. Relaunched in 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press feature modern, new covers as part of a multi-year, million-dollar program to revise, update, and expand the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.

Bats are some of the most intriguingand ecologically importantanimals on earth. In this handsomely illustrated guide, you will learn about:

· The natural history and evolution of bats

· Important identifying features

· Habitats, migration patterns, and common mating practices

· The status of various endangered bat species

Perfect for both experienced and novice bat watchers, this guide is an invaluable resource for understanding the significance of bats in our world.

Using clear text and detailed illustrations, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press present accurate information in a handy format for the beginner to the expert. These guides focus on what your students are really going to see. They are easy to use: detailed, full-color illustrations, text, and maps are all in one place. They are easy to understand: accurate, accessible information is simplified without being misrepresented. They are authoritative: containing up-to-date information written experts and checked by specialists. And they are portable: handy and lightweight, designed to fit in a pocket and be carried anywhere.

Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press have been updated and revised to revitalize the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.

Synopsis:

Bats are some of the most intriguing—and ecologically important—animals on earth. In this handsomely illustrated guide, you will learn about:
  • The natural history and evolution of bats
  • Important identifying features
  • Habitats, migration patterns, and common mating practices
  • The status of various endangered bat species
Perfect for both experienced and novice bat watchers, Bats of the World is an invaluable resource for understanding the significance of bats in our world.

Synopsis:

Batwatchers of all ages and levels of experience will be enthralled by this fascinating guide to more than 100 species, featuring information on bat anatomy, preferred habitats, special behaviors, identifying characteristics, and more. Full color.

About the Author

Golden Guides first appeared in 1949 and quickly established themselves as authorities on subjects from Natural History to Science. Relaunched in 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press feature modern, new covers as part of a multi-year, million-dollar program to revise, update, and expand the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781582381343
Author:
Reid, Fiona A.
Author:
Reid, Fiona
Illustrator:
Reid, Fiona A.
Author:
Graham, Gary L., Ph.D.
Author:
Gary L. Graham, Ph.D.
Author:
Reid, Fiona A.
Publisher:
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press
Location:
New York
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Mammals
Subject:
Bats
Subject:
Animals - Mammals
Subject:
Nature Studies-Mammals
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Series Volume:
no. 1471
Publication Date:
20010431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Includes full color illustrations throug
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
6 x 4.11 x 0.295 in

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Product details 160 pages Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press - English 9781582381343 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Bats are some of the most intriguing—and ecologically important—animals on earth. In this handsomely illustrated guide, you will learn about:
  • The natural history and evolution of bats
  • Important identifying features
  • Habitats, migration patterns, and common mating practices
  • The status of various endangered bat species
Perfect for both experienced and novice bat watchers, Bats of the World is an invaluable resource for understanding the significance of bats in our world.
"Synopsis" by , Batwatchers of all ages and levels of experience will be enthralled by this fascinating guide to more than 100 species, featuring information on bat anatomy, preferred habitats, special behaviors, identifying characteristics, and more. Full color.
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