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              Marshall Editions : What is A Jungle?

              Marshall Editions : What is A Jungle?

              By Whitfield, Dr Philip

              ISBN 9780140340976
              Released NZ Not specified
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
              Series Puffin story books
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              Whitfield Phillip : Why Do Our Bodies Stop Growing?

              Whitfield Phillip : Why Do Our Bodies Stop Growing?

              By Whitfield, Dr Philip

              ISBN 9780140327915
              Released NZ Not specified
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
              Series Puffin story books
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              From So Simple A Beginning: The Book of Evolution
               

              From So Simple A Beginning: The Book of Evolution (Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Whitfield, Dr Philip

              A superbly designed exploration of evolution First published in 1993, From So Simple a Beginning is a visually stunning examination of the mysteries of life on our planet, suitable as a family reference or for the natural history enthusiast. Filled with full-color artwork -- spec...ially commissioned illustrations, diagrams, and dramatic photographs -- the text is accessible and comprehensive. Four sections cover: the history of the idea of evolution; the chemical, molecular, and genetic machinery that enable living things to reproduce and modify themselves; the seven ways in which adaptation can take place; and contemporary theories, advances in genetic engineering, and future implications. The Chicago Sun-Times rightly praised this striking book as a curl-up-by-the-fire fascinator . It belongs in the library of everyone with a questioning mind.
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              ISBN 9780020383048
              Released NZ 9 Aug 1995
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Animals: an Illustrated Encyclopedia

              Animals: an Illustrated Encyclopedia (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              Edited by Whitfield, Dr Philip

              Written by expert zoologists, this 3-vol. Encyclopedia covers virtually all of the world's vertebrate animals from Bustards to Kinkajous from Galliwasps to Ballyhoos. Students will find just about any animal they need for class reports or independent studies. Adult patrons, from ...bird watchers and animal lovers to conservationists and eco-tourists , will find helpful information on a vast array of species and their habitats around the world. This reference work provides a unique combination of comprehensive subject coverage, useful reference tools, and stunning full-color illustrations by foremost wildlife artists that is unmatched by any other published work available to libraries today.
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              ISBN 9780028654201
              Released NZ 19 Nov 1999
              Publisher Cengage Gale
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series MacMillan Illustrated Encyclopedia
              Availability
              Publication Cancelled
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              Firefly Encyclopedia of Animals
               

              Firefly Encyclopedia of Animals (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Whitfield, Dr Philip; Bedoyere, Camilla de la; De la Bedoyere, Camilla

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              Presents information about animals ranging from vampire bats and tarsiers to oarfish and bumblebees.--

              ISBN 9781770854574
              Released NZ 11 Sep 2014
              Publisher Firefly Books
              Interest Age Children
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              Marshall Editions : Strange/Amazing World:Oceans
               

              Marshall Editions : Strange/Amazing World:Oceans (Hardback)

              By Whitfield, Dr Philip; Endacott, Geoff

              Here is the ocean as never before seen: undersea mountain chains which far surpass anything on land; strange, rarely-seen creatures; the possibilities for exploration, cultivation, undersea cities, and vast resources which exist in its future. Full-color illustrations and photogr...aphs.
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              ISBN 9780670841769
              Released NZ 28 Jan 1999
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Availability
              Out of print
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              The Atlas of the Living World
               

              The Atlas of the Living World (Paperback)

              By Attenborough, Sir David; With Cox, Barry; Whitfield, Dr Philip; Moore, Peter D.

              This unique atlas zooms in on the Earth like a telephoto lens, revealing global, habitat and niche patterns as well as the dynamic forces that alter them. Here are the stories of moving continents and dying dinosaurs, epics of Ice Age transformations and how new islands have been... formed and populated. Full-color illustrations throughout.
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              ISBN 9780395494813
              Released NZ 1 Nov 1988
              Publisher Houghton Mifflin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Whitfield Phillip : What is A Volcano?
               

              Whitfield Phillip : What is A Volcano? (Hardback)

              By Whitfield, Dr Philip; Edited by Hayes, R.

              Many of the most frequently asked questions about out planet are answered in this lively question-and-answer format. Complemented by full-color photographs, illustrations, and diagrams, this handsome book provides hours of fascinating reading.

              ISBN 9780670833856
              Released NZ 25 Oct 1990
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 7-11 years
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              The Complete Guide to Animals
               

              The Complete Guide to Animals (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Johnson, Jinny, Aut; Consultant editor Whitfield, Dr Philip

              These comprehensive guides contain more than 350 full-color, beautifully detailed illustrations that provide a visual catalog of hundreds of animal types.

              ISBN 9781845660949
              Released NZ 25 Feb 2008
              Publisher New Burlington Books
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Out of print
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              Whitfield & Pope : Why Do the Seasons Change?
               

              Whitfield & Pope : Why Do the Seasons Change? (Hardback)

              By Whitfield, Dr Philip; With Pope, Joyce

              Why do the leaves change color? How hot is the surface of the sun? What causes a tidal wave? In this companion volume to Do Animals Dream? here are answers to many of the most frequently asked questions about Nature. 80 pages of 2-color and 16 pages of 4-color illustrations.

              ISBN 9780670818600
              Released NZ 29 Oct 1987
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 4-7 years
              Availability
              Out of print
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