Spidermania: Friends on the Web by Alexandra SiySpidermania: Friends on the Web by Alexandra Siy

Spidermania: Friends on the Web

byAlexandra SiyPhotographed byDennis Kunkel

Hardcover | July 20, 2015

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Debunking myths about spiders, this book takes an extremely close look at creatures that have both fascinated and terrified humans. An introduction explains what makes spiders unique. Then ten species are highlighted with incredible electron micrograph photographs and surprising facts. From diving bell spiders that live in bubbles underwater, to spitting spiders that shoot venomous wads of spit at their prey, to black widows and wolf spiders, this unusual book will intrigue readers and help dispel arachnophobia.

Dennis Kunkel Ph.D. is an award-winning photomicrographer whose images appear worldwide in print, film, and electronic media. his images have illustrated two books, MicroAliens: Dazzling Journeys with an Electron Microscope (Farrar, Straus & Giroux) and Hidden Worlds: Looking Through a Scientist's Microscope (Houghton Mifflin). He live...
Title:Spidermania: Friends on the WebFormat:HardcoverDimensions:48 pages, 10.3 × 10.2 × 0.34 inPublished:July 20, 2015Publisher:Holiday HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823428710

ISBN - 13:9780823428717