by Barbara Taylor / Jen Green / John Farndon / Mark O'Shea
An exciting and comprehensive guide captures the enthralling world of reptiles and insects worldwide. Examines in detail all aspects from behaviour, life cycles and how their bodies work to habitat, ancestors and conservation.
Close up photography takes a detailed look at the secrets of reptiles and insects, from different types of scales, heat detectors and fearsome teeth to all seeing compound eyes, super-sensitive antennae and powerful stings.
Colour throughout, 512pp. 2007