The Big Bad Book Of Botany

Author: Michael Largo
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 006228276X
Size: 66.32 MB
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Organized alphabetically, The Big, Bad Book of Botany combines the latest in biological information with bizarre facts about the plant kingdom’s oddest members, including a species that is more poisonous than a cobra and a prehistoric ...

The Big Bad Book Of Botany

Author: Michael Largo
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
ISBN: 9780062282750
Size: 14.76 MB
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Can a flower really turn a human into a zombie? What gives the gingko tree its stink? The Big, Bad Book of Botany holds the incredible answers to all of these questions and more.

The Big Bad Book Of Beasts

Author: Michael Largo
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062087460
Size: 64.75 MB
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Now, in The Big, Bad Book of Beasts, award-winning author Michael Largo has updated the medieval bestsellers for the twenty-first century, illuminating little-known facts, astonishing secrets, and bizarre superstitions about the beasts that ...

Wicked Bugs

Author: Amy Stewart
Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: 9781616200633
Size: 26.71 MB
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From the world’s most painful hornet, to the flies that transmit deadly diseases, to millipedes that stop traffic, to the “bookworms” that devour libraries, to the Japanese beetles munching on your roses, Wicked Bugs delves into the ...

Botany For Dummies

Author: Rene Fester Kratz
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118110846
Size: 19.40 MB
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Breathe life into botany — get an overview of the fundamentals of metabolism that are common to all living things, and understand why living things need matter and energy to grow and function Get ready to photosynthesize — find out how ...

Genius And Heroin

Author: Michael Largo
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062043692
Size: 14.71 MB
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Fully illustrated and addictively readable, Genius and Heroin is the indispensable reference to the untidy lives of our greatest artists and thinkers, entertainingly chronicling how the notoriously creative lived and died—whether their ...

A History Of Weapons

Author: John O'Bryan
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 1452110549
Size: 22.85 MB
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Presents a look at weapons throughout history while relaying information about each item's history, uses, and damage potential, in a work that ranges in coverage from man's first weapons to nineteenth-century American weapons.

Shanleya S Quest

Author: Thomas J. Elpel
Publisher: HOPS Press
ISBN: 1892784165
Size: 24.96 MB
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The story of a girl who paddles her canoe out to the tree islands to learn the plant traditions of her people is presented to help readers learn the patterns that will help them correctly match many species of plants to their proper ...

The Signature Of All Things

Author: Elizabeth Gilbert
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408841916
Size: 16.45 MB
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LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION SHORTLISTED FOR THE WELLCOME BOOK PRIZE From the moment Alma Whittaker steps into the world, everything about life intrigues her.

What A Plant Knows

Author: Daniel Chamovitz
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 178074062X
Size: 39.61 MB
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Combining cutting-edge research with lively storytelling, biologist Daniel Chamovitz explores how plants experience our shared Earth – through sight, smell, touch, hearing, memory, and even awareness.