Gem Spiders

General Books

$8.25

Buy The Gem Spiders from ABC Books with Worldwide delivery at Best price.

Pages: 256,
Specialty: Natural History,
Publisher: HarperCollins,
Publication Year: 2004,
Cover: Paperback,
Dimensions: 80x116x18mm

A handy, pocket-sized guide to 220 of the world's spiders, Gem Spiders is the perfect introduction to these 'creepy-crawlies' There are approximately 35,000 known species of spider in the world, but it is estimated that the true number in existence could be nearer 70,000. They occur everwhere naturally and, because of their sharp bite and venom, they are one of the most successful groups of animal. Each entry includes: * A photograph of the spider and details of any distinguishing features which may help identification * Information on size, web, habitat, distribution range and the times of the year when it is most likely to be spotted * An icon shows the potency of each spider's venom Each species is sorted by family and illustrated with a symbol, enabling you to quickly find what you are looking for. There is a detailed introduction which covers aspects of spiders' natural history, their relatives, anatomy, the production and uses of silk. From the Goliath Tarantula to the patu digua, this photographic guide is the perfect introduction for those who want to learn about these fascinating creatures.show more.

Related Products

1,2,3 - ABC Books
1,2,3

General Books

$6.00
1,2,3 - ABC Books

1,2,3

$6.00

Pages: 40, Specialty: Children, Publisher: DK Publishing, Publication Year: 2015, Cover: Paperback, Dimensions: 207x293x4mm Help your child get the skills for starting school with 1,2,3. Support your little ones first steps in early learning and let them count the animals in the sea, count the toys and play number games.Skills for S...


More Details
10 Minutes a Day French - ABC Books

10 Minutes a Day French

$9.00

Pages: 80, Specialty: Children, Publisher: DK Publishing, Publication Year: 2016, Cover: Paperback, Dimensions: 208x297x6mm Spend just 10 minutes a day learning and master a new language, 10 Minutes A Day French helps reinforce French-language learning at KS2 Set the clock and off you go! Young learners excel in short bursts, so 10 ...


More Details
10 Minutes a Day Spanish - ABC Books
10 Minutes a Day Spanish

General Books

$9.00
10 Minutes a Day Spanish - ABC Books

10 Minutes a Day Spanish

$9.00

Pages: 80, Specialty: Children, Publisher: DK Publishing, Publication Year: 2016, Cover: Paperback, Dimensions: 211x294x6mm Spend just 10 minutes a day learning and master a new language, 10 Minutes A Day Spanish helps reinforce Spanish-language learning at KS2 Set the clock and off you go! Young learners excel in short bursts, so 1...


More Details