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The Resource Can an old dog learn new tricks? : and other questions about animals, Buffy Silverman ; illustrations by Colin W. Thompson

Can an old dog learn new tricks? : and other questions about animals, Buffy Silverman ; illustrations by Colin W. Thompson

Label
Can an old dog learn new tricks? : and other questions about animals
Title
Can an old dog learn new tricks?
Title remainder
and other questions about animals
Statement of responsibility
Buffy Silverman ; illustrations by Colin W. Thompson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a variety of common sayings about animals and explains which are fact and which are fable
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
590
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL49
LC item number
.S5167 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Is that a fact?
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Can an old dog learn new tricks? : and other questions about animals, Buffy Silverman ; illustrations by Colin W. Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 38-39) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Is spider silk really stronger than steel? -- Will a mother bird abandon her babies after a person touches them, because she smells a human scent? -- Are sharks really bloodthirsty killers? -- Can an old dog learn new tricks? -- Do ostriches really hide their heads in the sand? -- Is it true that cats always land on their feet? -- Is it true that bats are blind? -- Is it true that porcupines can throw their quills? -- Is it true that fish don't sleep? -- Do opossums really hang by their tails when they sleep? -- Is it true that the early bird catches the worm? -- Can an alligator really live in the sewer? -- Do lemmings kill themselves by jumping off cliffs? -- Is it true that a worm can grow inside your brain? -- Does a female praying mantis really eat her mate? -- Can a cat "steal" a baby's breath? -- Do camels really store water in their humps?
Control code
ocn361947821
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9780822590835
Lccn
2009020587
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1306467
System control number
(OCoLC)361947821
Label
Can an old dog learn new tricks? : and other questions about animals, Buffy Silverman ; illustrations by Colin W. Thompson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 38-39) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Is spider silk really stronger than steel? -- Will a mother bird abandon her babies after a person touches them, because she smells a human scent? -- Are sharks really bloodthirsty killers? -- Can an old dog learn new tricks? -- Do ostriches really hide their heads in the sand? -- Is it true that cats always land on their feet? -- Is it true that bats are blind? -- Is it true that porcupines can throw their quills? -- Is it true that fish don't sleep? -- Do opossums really hang by their tails when they sleep? -- Is it true that the early bird catches the worm? -- Can an alligator really live in the sewer? -- Do lemmings kill themselves by jumping off cliffs? -- Is it true that a worm can grow inside your brain? -- Does a female praying mantis really eat her mate? -- Can a cat "steal" a baby's breath? -- Do camels really store water in their humps?
Control code
ocn361947821
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9780822590835
Lccn
2009020587
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1306467
System control number
(OCoLC)361947821

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