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The Resource Sharks, Jonathan Sheikh-Miller ; edited by Gillian Doherty ; illustrated by John Woodcock

Sharks, Jonathan Sheikh-Miller ; edited by Gillian Doherty ; illustrated by John Woodcock

Label
Sharks
Title
Sharks
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Sheikh-Miller ; edited by Gillian Doherty ; illustrated by John Woodcock
Title variation
  • Internet-linked sharks
  • Usborne internet-linked sharks
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dramatic underwater photography brings readers face to face with sharks of all shapes and sizes. This book recommends special shark Web sites that have been chosen by Usborne editors and Web researchers, adding new dimensions of information and entertainment
Member of
Cataloging source
ACN
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Sharks, Jonathan Sheikh-Miller ; edited by Gillian Doherty ; illustrated by John Woodcock
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What is a shark? -- Shark parts -- How sharks swim -- Basic shark senses -- Special senses -- Gills and breathing -- Teeth and eating -- Going in for the kill -- Pup producers -- Laying eggs -- Great white -- Dangerous sharks -- Plankton eaters -- Camouflaged sharks -- Life on the bottom -- Reef sharks -- Hammerheads -- Cats and hounds -- Fast sharks -- Deep-water sharks -- Shark relatives -- On the move -- Shark attacks -- Sharks in danger -- Studying sharks -- Sharks in a changing world -- Shark bites -- Record breakers -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocm46565932
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Paperback.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780746037232
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Sharks, Jonathan Sheikh-Miller ; edited by Gillian Doherty ; illustrated by John Woodcock
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What is a shark? -- Shark parts -- How sharks swim -- Basic shark senses -- Special senses -- Gills and breathing -- Teeth and eating -- Going in for the kill -- Pup producers -- Laying eggs -- Great white -- Dangerous sharks -- Plankton eaters -- Camouflaged sharks -- Life on the bottom -- Reef sharks -- Hammerheads -- Cats and hounds -- Fast sharks -- Deep-water sharks -- Shark relatives -- On the move -- Shark attacks -- Sharks in danger -- Studying sharks -- Sharks in a changing world -- Shark bites -- Record breakers -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocm46565932
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Paperback.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780746037232
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.

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