Discusses methods of animal defense, including shells, armor, poison, bites, camouflage, and playing dead. Includes a section on animals which need help in being defended.
|Statement||Malcolm Penny ; illustrated by Carolyn Scrace.|
|Series||The animal kingdom|
|Contributions||Scrace, Carolyn, ill.|
|LC Classifications||QL759 .P46 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||32 p. :|
|Number of Pages||32|
|LC Control Number||87032453|
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