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Frogs and Toads

A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press

Dave Showler; Illustrated by Barry Croucher/Wildlife Art, Ltd.

Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

0312322410

9780312322410

Trade Paperback

160 Pages

$6.95

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Frogs and Toads offers fascinating insights into the mysterious world of frogs and toads. Learn:

· Everything from the deadly poisonous frogs of South America to our common Woodland species

· The ways of distinguishing frogs and toads

· Learn about their growth, reproduction, and way of life

This is an indispensable guide for everyone who wants to be able to recognize various aspects of frog and toad behavior, adaptations to their environment, and their conservation and recent amphibian declines.

Using clear text and detailed illustrations, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press present accurate information in a handy format for the beginner to the expert. These guides focus on what your students are really going to see. They are easy to use: detailed, full-color illustrations, text, and maps are all in one place. They are easy to understand: accurate, accessible information is simplified without being misrepresented. They are authoritative, containing up-to-date information written by experts and checked by specialists. And they are portable: handy and lightweight, designed to fit in a pocket and be carried anywhere.

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Golden Guides first appeared in 1949 and quickly established themselves as authorities on subjects from Natural History to Science. Relaunched in 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press feature modern, new covers as part of a multi-year, million-dollar program to revise, update, and expand the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.
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  • Dave Showler; Illustrated by Barry Croucher/Wildlife Art, Ltd.

  • Golden Guides first appeared in 1949 and quickly established themselves as authorities on subjects from Natural History to Science. Relaunched in 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press feature modern, new covers as part of a multi-year, million-dollar program to revise, update, and expand the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.
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