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Childrens's Large Hoofed Mammal Books

(Antelope, Wild Sheep, Wild Goats, Giraffe, Peccaries, Zebra, etc.)


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Childrens's Large Hoofed Mammal Books

Africa's Animal Giants (National Geographic Society)
by: Mccauley, Jane

Introduces the physical characteristics and habits of some of the largest animals native to Africa including: elephant, giraffe, hippo, rhino, gorilla, Cape buffalo, lion & ostrich. Full-page color photos. Ages 8-12.
c. 1987, H/C...$7.50
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Like New


Bighorn Sheep (Wildlife of North America)
by: Mattern, Joanne

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of the bighorn sheep. Includes Color photos, fun facts, a photo diagram, words to know, useful addresses, & internet sites. 48 pgs. Ages 8-11.
c.1999, H/C, (Reg Price $23.93)...$12.50
Used
Condition: Very Good, ex-library, usual lirary markings otherwise like new


Giraffe
by: Arnold, Caroline

Photo essay of the day-to-day life & behavior of a giraffe. It describes the characteristics and habitats of giraffes and discusses life for these animals at a large open-air wildlife park in New Jersey. 48 pgs. Ags 9-12.
c.1987, H/C...$11.75
Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: New

Giraffe
by: Arnold, Caroline

Photo essay of the day-to-day life & behavior of a giraffe. It describes the characteristics and habitats of giraffes and discusses life for these animals at a large open-air wildlife park in New Jersey. 48 pgs. Ags 9-12.
c.1987, H/C (Regular Price $11.75)...$9.50
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Very Good with dust jacket, ex-library, usual library markings

Giraffe, A Living Tower (Animal Close-ups)
by: Denis-Hout, Christine

Explores family life and challenges of survival through irresistible full-color photographs and a dramatic text. A compelling conclusion teaches young readers about efforts being taken to protect these animals. Beautifully photography. Ages 4-8. 27 pgs.
c.1993...S/C...$6.95


Giraffe Family (Animal Series)
by: Goodall, Jane

Follow the first few days on the African plain with Friday the baby giraffe and his mother. Color photos. 24 pgs. Ages 4-7.
c. 1991, H/C...$4.95


Giraffe Hooves & Antelope Horns
by: Torgersen, Don

Horned ungalates, physical characteristics, natural habitat, & behavior. Ages 6-9.
c.1982...S/C...$3.95


Giraffes Aren't Half As Fat
by: Aroner, Miriam

Long, lanky, graceful giraffes are favorites of young chilren. With simple, poetic text this book introduces the world's tallest animals as they are in their African home. Readers will learn how young giraffes grow up in a herd and how a giraffe's one-of-a-kind spotted coat helps it hide from hungry lions. Full-color illustrations. Ages 4-8. 32 pgs.
c.1995...H/C...$9.95


Giraffes, The Sentinels Of The Savannas
by: Sattler, Helen Roney

Acclaimed science writer Helen Roney Sattler now offers an easy-to-read, scientifically accurate introduction to the world's tallest living animals. She traces the giraffe from its evolution in Africa twenty million years ago to its life today. She offers readers a fascinating look at giraffe habits, appetities, temperment, & mating & child-rearing activities. Illustrated. 80 pgs. Ages 10 & up.
c. 1989, H/C...$12.50
Used, Out-of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Very Good with dust jacket, ex-library, usual library markings


Musk Oxen: Bearded Ones Of The Artic
by: Rau, Margaret

Introduces the physical characteristics, habits & environment of an artic animal that spends the long northen winter entirly in the open. B/W illustrations. Ages 8-12. 42 pgs.
c. 1976, H/C...$12.50
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Good, inscription inside front cover


Owen & Mzee: The Language Of Friendship
by: Hatkoff, Isabella & Craig, & Kahumbu, Paula Dr

This exciting follow-up to the "New York Times" bestseller "Owen & Mzee" continues the true story about an orphaned baby hippo named Owen and the 130-year-old giant tortoise, Mzee. This book traces their first year together. It began in Dec 2004, when the young hippo was seperated from his family by the devasting tsunami in Southeat Asia, and was adopted by an ancient Aldabra tortoise, who for years was a loner. Full color photos. Ages 8-14. 30 pgs.
c. 2007, H/C...$16.99


Rhino
by: Caroline Arnold
Meet Shimba, a 3 week old rhino that lives at the Edinburgh zoo in Scotland. Filled with 40 captivating full-color photographs, this engaging photo essay introduces youngsters to the day-to-day life and habits of the rhino, both in captivity and in the wild. Ages 10 & up. 48 pgs.
c. 1995, H/C...$15.95
Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Brand New


Rocky Mountain Bighorns
by: McDearmon, Kay

In easy-to-read text, the author explores the ways of this giant of the cliffs, including size, feeding habits, mating and their young. Photoraphs taken on location by Dr. Valerius Weist, along with anecdotes about his own field research with the Rocky Mountain bighorn. 48 pages
c. 1980, H/C... $5.00
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Good with dust jacket, ex-lib with usual library marking


Sheep
by: Ahlstrom, Mark

Introduces various kinds of wild sheep, including the Bighorn, Dall, & Stone sheep. Color photos. 46 pgs. Ages 8-11.
c. 1984, H/C...$7.50
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Very Good, ex-library, usual library markings


Wild Boars
by: Nicholson, Darrel

A Carolrhoda nature watch book that describes the physical characteristics, habits, natural environment and relationship to humans of the wild boar. 47 pages, Color photos throughout. Ages 7-10.
c. 1987, H/C... $12.50 (Reg Price $23.93)
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Very Good, ex-library with usual library markings, library bound


Wild Goat
by: Arnold, Caroline

Text and photographs describe the appearance, behavior, mating, growth, predators, and heritage of Daisy and Chaim, two playful wild goats at the Los Angeles Zoo. Color photos. 48 pgs. Ages 8-12.
c. 1990, H/C...$13.95
Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Brand new


Wild Goat
by: Arnold, Caroline

Text and photographs describe the appearance, behavior, mating, growth, predators, and heritage of Daisy and Chaim, two playful wild goats at the Los Angeles Zoo. Color photos. 48 pgs. Ages 8-12.
c. 1990, H/C (Regular Price $13.95)...$12.50
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Very Good, Ex-library, usual library markings


Wonders of Zebras
by: Scuro, Vincent

Describes the evolution of zebras, their physical characteristics, behavior, natural habitat and the efforts of conservationists to help them survive in an increasingly hostile environment. 64 pages, B/W photos and illustrations
c. 1983, H/C... $15.00 G w/dust jacket in cover, ex-library with usual markings 00500810
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Good, with dust jacket, Ex-library, usual library markings


Zebra (Animal Companions)
by: Saunier, Nadine

A beautifully illustrated account of the zebra in its daily life. An engaging text with some of the words replaced by clever miniature pictures. Ages 4-7.
c. 1988, H/C, (Regualr Price $5.95)...$4.50
Used, Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Good, Ex-library, usual library markings


Zebra Talk
by: Vargo, Vanessa

Can the zebra survive? This question in inescapable graphic form. Ages 4-8.
c. 1990, S/C...$7.95


Zebras
by: Markert, Jenny

Introduces the physical characteristics, behavior and natural environment of zebras. 32 pages, color photos
c. 1992, H/C... $12.50
Out-Of-Print, Quantities Limited
Condition: Very Good, ex-library with usual library markings


Zoobooks Giraffes
by: Wildlife Education

An all-in-one, everything-you-wanted-to-know-but-didnít-know-who-to-ask guide to giraffes. Features 24 pages of striking wildlife photography, insightful writing, colorful illustrations, and diagrams that explain in simple terms things that make "animal facts" come alive for your child. Ages 5-12.
c.1987...Booklet...$2.95


Zoobooks Hippos
by: Wildlife Education

An all-in-one, everything-you-wanted-to-know-but-didnít-know-who-to-ask guide to hippos. Features 24 pages of striking wildlife photography, insightful writing, colorful illustrations, and diagrams that explain in simple terms things that make "animal facts" come alive for your child. Ages 5-12.
c.1989...Booklet...$2.95


Zoobooks Rhinos
by: Wildlife Education

An all-in-one, everything-you-wanted-to-know-but-didnít-know-who-to-ask guide to rhinos. Features 24 pages of striking wildlife photography, insightful writing, colorful illustrations, and diagrams that explain in simple terms things that make "animal facts" come alive for your child. Ages 5-12.
c.1987...Booklet...$2.95


Zoobooks Zebras
by: Wildlife Education

An all-in-one, everything-you-wanted-to-know-but-didnít-know-who-to-ask guide to zebras. Features 24 pages of striking wildlife photography, insightful writing, colorful illustrations, and diagrams that explain in simple terms things that make "animal facts" come alive for your child. Ages 5-12.
c.1989...Booklet...$2.95


ZooMates: Meet Zonk
by: Mall, Ann E.

Read about the adventures of the animals after the zoo closes for the day and the animals play. Book size 4" x 4" with 5" tall stuffed zebra included with booklet. Also has jokes, puzzles, and quizzes about zebras. Full color illustrated pages & color photos. 32 pgs. Ages 3-8.
c. 2003, w/plush, S/C...$5.00


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