Holds on physical items have been suspended; while the library is closed we encourage you to check out our electronic resources.

Mammals: an explore your world handbook

Book Cover
Average Rating
Discovery Books,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
How are whales and hippos closely related? Which mammal always gives birth to twins? Why do some mammals exhibit either extremely altruistic or selfish behavior?Mammals, an Explore Your World™ handbook, incorporates the Discovery Channel's unique authoritative approach and acclaimed visuals to answer these and other questions in a captivating blend of information and entertainment. Mammalsfeatures:Background information on the evolution, anatomy, and behavior of the more than 4,000 species of mammals. A detailed look at the mating, social hierarchy and recreational habits of mammals. Examinations of the survival tactics of mammals, including various defense strategies and camouflage techniques. Practical advice on observing mammals, and tips on how to examine clues, tracks and trails. An identification guide to 160 mammals, with a map featuring the nine major biomes of the world. More than 300 full-color photos and illustrations.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!

Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 12a9d315-3ebe-ae45-571b-f2e107f7f60c
Grouping Title mammals an explore your world handbook
Grouping Author discovery channel
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-04-02 23:09:14PM
Last Indexed 2020-08-04 01:04:59AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author2-role Discovery Channel (Firm).
available_at_school Hillwood High
collection_school Non-Fiction
detailed_location_school Hillwood High - Teen Non-Fiction
format_category_school Books
format_school Book
id 12a9d315-3ebe-ae45-571b-f2e107f7f60c
isbn 9781563318382
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ils:CARL0000514904 B00381131 Hillwood High - Teen Non-Fiction 599 MAM 1 false false On Shelf 67440
itype_school Book
last_indexed 2020-08-04T06:04:59.616Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_school 599 MAM
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Hillwood High
primary_isbn 9781563318382
publishDate 2000
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
ils:CARL0000514904 Book Books 1st ed. English Discovery Books, c2000. 192 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 21 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000514904 B00381131 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
subject_facet Mammals
title_display Mammals : an explore your world handbook
title_full Mammals : an explore your world handbook
title_short Mammals :
title_sub an explore your world handbook
topic_facet Mammals