Reptiles and Amphibians

A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press

Herbert S. Zim and Hobart M. Smith; Revised by Jonathan P. Latimer and Karen Stray Nolting, with J. Whitfield Gibbons, University of Georgia's Savannah River Ecology Laboratory; Illustrated by James Gordon Irving

Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

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This guide to the snakes, frogs, turtles, and salamanders of North America aids in the identification of 212 species. Learn:

  • How to tell the difference between reptiles and amphibians
  • How and where to find them
  • How to separate fact from fable

Reptiles and Amphibians includes full-color illustrations, up-to-date range maps, and a host of fascinating facts about these interesting and unusual animals.

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.

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Herbert S. Zim and Hobart M. Smith; Revised by Jonathan P. Latimer and Karen Stray Nolting, with J. Whitfield Gibbons, University of Georgia's Savannah River Ecology Laboratory; Illustrated by James Gordon Irving

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.

Hobart M. Smith
Herbert S. Zim
James Gordon Irving

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Reptiles and Amphibians
Herbert S. Zim and Hobart M. Smith; Revised by Jonathan P. Latimer and Karen Stray Nolting, with J. Whitfield Gibbons, University of Georgia's Savannah River Ecology Laboratory; Illustrated by James Gordon Irving

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St. Martin's Press
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press
April 2001
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781582381312
ISBN10: 1582381313
4 x 6 inches, 160 pages, Includes full-color illustrations throughout
$6.95

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St. Martin's Press
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press
February 2014
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781466862463
ISBN10: 1466862467
160 pages, Includes full-color illustrations throughout
$4.95
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