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The Resource Insect, written by Laurence Mound

Insect, written by Laurence Mound

Label
Insect
Title
Insect
Statement of responsibility
written by Laurence Mound
Title variation
DK eyewitness insect
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the anatomy, behavior, and ecological role of the world's most populous class of animals
Member of
Cataloging source
PNX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mound, L. A.
Dewey number
595.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
DK eyewitness
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Insects
  • Illustrated children's books
  • Insects
  • Illustrated children's books
  • Insects
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Insect, written by Laurence Mound
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Explore the world of insects and creepy-crawlies--the most adaptable and numerous creatures on the planet"--Cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The parts of an insect -- What is an insect? -- The first insects -- Wings and flight -- Through an insect's eyes -- Touch, smell, and hearing -- Legwork -- Mouthparts and feeding -- Battling beetles -- Complete metamorphosis -- From nymph to adult -- Beetles -- Flies -- Butterflies and moths -- Bugs -- Wasps, bees, and ants -- Other insects -- Living with plants -- Hide and seek -- Avoiding predators -- A watery life -- Building a nest -- Insect architects -- Social ants -- Honeybees and hives -- Helpful and harmful -- Looking at insects -- Did you know? -- Insect classification -- Find out more
Control code
ocn988031697
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
  • Third edition.
  • Relaunch edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465462534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Insect, written by Laurence Mound
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Explore the world of insects and creepy-crawlies--the most adaptable and numerous creatures on the planet"--Cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The parts of an insect -- What is an insect? -- The first insects -- Wings and flight -- Through an insect's eyes -- Touch, smell, and hearing -- Legwork -- Mouthparts and feeding -- Battling beetles -- Complete metamorphosis -- From nymph to adult -- Beetles -- Flies -- Butterflies and moths -- Bugs -- Wasps, bees, and ants -- Other insects -- Living with plants -- Hide and seek -- Avoiding predators -- A watery life -- Building a nest -- Insect architects -- Social ants -- Honeybees and hives -- Helpful and harmful -- Looking at insects -- Did you know? -- Insect classification -- Find out more
Control code
ocn988031697
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
  • Third edition.
  • Relaunch edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465462534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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