The Kingfisher Animal Encyclopedia by David Burnie


The Kingfisher Animal Encyclopedia by David Burnie

All animal life is to be found within the pages of The Kingfisher Animal Encyclopedia . The book is arranged simply, covering every animal group from the smallest to the largest. Individual animal entries are packed with vital facts and accompanied by superb images, and are complemented by panels on subjects such as metamorphosis, camouflage and hibernation.


School Library JournalBurnie dazzles readers with the number and variety of animal species still on this planet (at present two million). . . . the title is ideal for ready-reference collections.

About the Author

David Burnie studied zoology and botany and has worked as a nature reserve ranger and biologist. He has written or contributed to many award-winning books and multimedia titles. His "Kingfisher Illustrated Dinosaur Encyclopedia" was nominated for the U.K.'s Aventis Prize.

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320 pages


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Publication date

20th June 2011



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