Smithsonian Natural History: the Ultimate Visual Guide to Everything on Earth
by Becky Et Al Alexander
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Publisher: Dorling Kindersley,
Quarto, laminated boards, 648 pp., colour and black and white photographs. BRAND NEW. A landmark in reference publishing and overseen and authenticated by the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History, this volume presents an unrivaled visual survey of Earth's natural history. Giving a clear overview of the classification of our natural world-over 6, 000 species-"Natural History" looks at every kingdom of life, from bacteria, minerals, and rocks to fossils to plants and animals. Featuring a remarkable array of specially commissioned photographs, this book looks at thousands of specimens and species displayed in visual galleries that take the reader on an incredible journey from the most fundamental building blocks of the world's landscapes, through the simplest of life forms, to plants, fungi, and animals.