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Title:
Nature's treasures
ISBN:
9780744034950
Edition:
First American edition.
Physical Description:
191 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
General Note:
Includes index.
Contents:
Introduction -- Nature's treasures -- Noticing nature -- Animals -- Plants, fungi, and algae -- Minerals and rocks -- Made by nature.
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Summary:
"Nature is bursting with objects that are beautiful, useful, and intriguing. But where do they come from-- and what are they for? Hoare helps readers discover natural objects that have amazing tales to tell. From a delicate bird's feather to a glittering rock from space, readers will marvel at minerals forged through time, ingenious structures made by nature, and remarkable features that help animals and plants to survive and thrive." --
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