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The Resource Shell, written by Alex Arthur ; [special photography, Andreas von Einsdel, Dave King, Colin Keates ; revised by Kim Bryan and Tom Jackson]

Shell, written by Alex Arthur ; [special photography, Andreas von Einsdel, Dave King, Colin Keates ; revised by Kim Bryan and Tom Jackson]

Label
Shell
Title
Shell
Statement of responsibility
written by Alex Arthur ; [special photography, Andreas von Einsdel, Dave King, Colin Keates ; revised by Kim Bryan and Tom Jackson]
Title variation
  • Eyewitness shell
  • Eyewitness
  • Eyewitness books
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs and text examine different types of shells, including seashells, eggshells, and fossil shells, focusing on such aspects as how shells camouflage themselves and how they may be collected
Member of
Summary
  • Photographs and text examine different types of shells, including seashells, eggshells, and fossil shells, focusing on such aspects as how shells camouflage themselves and how they may be collected
  • The world's most trusted nonfiction series is now available with a CD of clip art and wall chart included with the hardcover edition which compliments these fact-filled titles that are loaded with spectacular photographs and illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10910037
Cataloging source
PLF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Arthur, Alex
Dewey number
591.47/7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bryan, Kim
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
DK Eyewitness books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shells
  • Shells
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Shell, written by Alex Arthur ; [special photography, Andreas von Einsdel, Dave King, Colin Keates ; revised by Kim Bryan and Tom Jackson]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Some copies do not include CD-ROM and wall chart
  • Accompanying CD-ROM contains clip-art
  • Fold-out wall chart in pocket on p. [3] of cover
  • "First American edition, 1989"--T.p. verso
  • "Discover the amazing world of shelled animals - their evolution, variety, and habitats"--Cover
  • Includes index
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.) + 1 colored poster.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a shell? -- Creatures with shells -- Living in a whorl -- Snails of the world -- Homes with hinges -- Strange seashells -- Urchins of the sea -- Armor-plated animals -- Shells with 10 legs -- Turtles, tortoises, and terrapins -- A growing shell -- Shells for food lovers -- A pearl is born -- Fossil finds -- Cases for places -- Settlers on the sands -- Life on the rocks -- Residents of the reefs -- Deep-sea dwellers -- Freshwater finds -- Inland inhabitants -- Shells in strange places -- Collecting shells -- Shell shapes -- Shells from the past -- A world of shells
Control code
955237
Dimensions
29 cm +
Edition
Revised edition, American edition.
Extent
71 pages
Isbn
9781465409034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781465409034
  • (OCoLC)842410116
Label
Shell, written by Alex Arthur ; [special photography, Andreas von Einsdel, Dave King, Colin Keates ; revised by Kim Bryan and Tom Jackson]
Publication
Note
  • Some copies do not include CD-ROM and wall chart
  • Accompanying CD-ROM contains clip-art
  • Fold-out wall chart in pocket on p. [3] of cover
  • "First American edition, 1989"--T.p. verso
  • "Discover the amazing world of shelled animals - their evolution, variety, and habitats"--Cover
  • Includes index
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.) + 1 colored poster.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a shell? -- Creatures with shells -- Living in a whorl -- Snails of the world -- Homes with hinges -- Strange seashells -- Urchins of the sea -- Armor-plated animals -- Shells with 10 legs -- Turtles, tortoises, and terrapins -- A growing shell -- Shells for food lovers -- A pearl is born -- Fossil finds -- Cases for places -- Settlers on the sands -- Life on the rocks -- Residents of the reefs -- Deep-sea dwellers -- Freshwater finds -- Inland inhabitants -- Shells in strange places -- Collecting shells -- Shell shapes -- Shells from the past -- A world of shells
Control code
955237
Dimensions
29 cm +
Edition
Revised edition, American edition.
Extent
71 pages
Isbn
9781465409034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781465409034
  • (OCoLC)842410116

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