Nature's Best: Display and Camouflage by Tom Jackson

Nature's Best: Display and Camouflage by Tom Jackson

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Welcome to the world of evolutionary heroes! Find out all about the animals that have the most sophisticated and highly-developed survival techniques and how the process of evolution has helped perfect them. Offers the perfect introduction to the theory of evolution at KS2 and KS3.

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Some animals have developed astounding plumage, skin and fur which perfectly meets their needs. From the pangolin, which is covered in 'plates of armour' to protect it from predators, to the leafy appearance of the weedy sea dragon, that allows it hide amongst the seaweed, the creatures featured in this book have developed appearances that are both unique and out-of-this-world. Find out more about these marvels of nature and learn how evolution has shaped each animal's appearance - whether it is trying to blend in with its surroundings, pretend to be a different species or draw attention to how deadly it is. Vivid, arresting photography paired with captivating animal encounters make this book a thrilling introduction to some of the basics of evolutionary theory.

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SKU GOR007144663
Title Nature's Best: Display and Camouflage
Author By (author) Tom Jackson
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Hachette Children's Group
Year Published 2015
Number of Pages 32
ISBN 10 0750287993
ISBN 13 9780750287999
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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Details

Some animals have developed astounding plumage, skin and fur which perfectly meets their needs. From the pangolin, which is covered in 'plates of armour' to protect it from predators, to the leafy appearance of the weedy sea dragon, that allows it hide amongst the seaweed, the creatures featured in this book have developed appearances that are both unique and out-of-this-world. Find out more about these marvels of nature and learn how evolution has shaped each animal's appearance - whether it is trying to blend in with its surroundings, pretend to be a different species or draw attention to how deadly it is. Vivid, arresting photography paired with captivating animal encounters make this book a thrilling introduction to some of the basics of evolutionary theory.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR007144663
Title Nature's Best: Display and Camouflage
Author By (author) Tom Jackson
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Hachette Children's Group
Year Published 2015
Number of Pages 32
ISBN 10 0750287993
ISBN 13 9780750287999
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No