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The Resource Shark, written by Miranda MacQuitty ; project editor, Marion Dent

Shark, written by Miranda MacQuitty ; project editor, Marion Dent

Label
Shark
Title
Shark
Statement of responsibility
written by Miranda MacQuitty ; project editor, Marion Dent
Title variation
  • Eyewitness
  • DK eyewitness
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes, in text and photographs, the physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of various types of sharks
Member of
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacQuitty, Miranda
Dewey number
597.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
IG1170L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QL638.9
LC item number
.M25 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.3
Series statement
  • Eyewitness
  • DK eyewitness
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sharks
  • Sharks
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Shark, written by Miranda MacQuitty ; project editor, Marion Dent
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Dive into the fascinating world of sharks--from the tiny dwarf dogfish to the ferocious great white"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes web references (page 69) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
What is a shark? -- Close relatives -- Inside a shark -- First sharks -- Making sense -- Reproduction -- Live young -- Teeth and diet -- Friend or foe? -- Great white shark -- Gentle giants -- Basking beauties -- Angel sharks -- Horn sharks -- Hammerheads -- Weird and wonderful -- Shark artifacts -- Shark attack -- Sharks at bay -- Filming sharks -- Studying sharks -- Tagging sharks -- Overkill -- Use and abuse -- Save the shark! -- Did you know?
Control code
1039679
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
American edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465426192
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781465426192
  • (OCoLC)870920138
Label
Shark, written by Miranda MacQuitty ; project editor, Marion Dent
Publication
Note
"Dive into the fascinating world of sharks--from the tiny dwarf dogfish to the ferocious great white"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes web references (page 69) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
What is a shark? -- Close relatives -- Inside a shark -- First sharks -- Making sense -- Reproduction -- Live young -- Teeth and diet -- Friend or foe? -- Great white shark -- Gentle giants -- Basking beauties -- Angel sharks -- Horn sharks -- Hammerheads -- Weird and wonderful -- Shark artifacts -- Shark attack -- Sharks at bay -- Filming sharks -- Studying sharks -- Tagging sharks -- Overkill -- Use and abuse -- Save the shark! -- Did you know?
Control code
1039679
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
American edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465426192
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781465426192
  • (OCoLC)870920138

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