This introduction to the diverse yet little-known world of spiders is packed with concise, accurate information. With full-color pictures and readable text, this guide identifies representative species and describes:
· Their characteristics and habits
· Growth, courtship, and enemies
· Where they are found
Spiders and Their Kin includes information on poisonous species and how to collect, preserve, and raise spiders.
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 experts and checked by specialists. And they are portable: handy and lightweight, designed to fit in a pocket and be carried anywhere.