100 Facts on Deadly Creatures

Author: Camilla De la Bédoyère
Publisher: Miles Kelly Publishing
ISBN: 9781848101050
Category: Dangerous animals
Page: 48
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Learn 100 facts about deadly and dangerous creatures such as sharks, snakes, insects, monkeys and apes, sea creatures, and more.

100 Things You Should Know about Deadly Creatures

Author: Camilla De la Bédoyère,Steve Parker
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781842368480
Category: Dangerous animals
Page: 48
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Discover why lions hunt in packs, which frogs produce a deadly venom, and the deadly hazards lurking beneath the shore. Exactly 100 facts accompanied by detailed photographs and beautiful artwork will challenge children, acting as an incentive as they make their way through the book.

One hundred things you should know about sharks

Author: Steve Parker
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780760770788
Category: Sharks
Page: 48
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"100 things you should know about Sharks will help you explore a thrilling underwater world. Exactly 100 facts, accompanied by photographs and detailed artwork, reveal exciting facts about these fascinating fish of the deep, including the 12-ton whale shark and the deadly great white. Throughout there are puzzles, quizzes and projects--make your own prehistoric shark, learn about sharks' sixth sense, and find out which shark would fit in the palm of your hand!"--P. [4] of cover.

The History of Medicine in 100 Facts

Author: Caroline Rance
Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited
ISBN: 1445650045
Category: History
Page: 192
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Discovering major historical topics through the history behind the facts. The story of the history of medicine told in bite-sized chunks

The Puffin Book of 1000 Fun Facts

Author: Puffin Books
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9351184056
Category: Literary Collections
Page: 152
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Discover some fascinating trivia in this compilation of 1000 fun facts from the worlds of science, literature, history, entertainment and more. This book reveals facts you may never have heard of before such as: which is the most ‘stolen’ book in the world, how can one marry a dead person, and how did the word ‘dude’ originate?

100 Scariest Things on the Planet

Author: Anna Claybourne
Publisher: Scholastic Reference
ISBN: 9780545374446
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 112
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Presents information about scary things and events, both real and imaginary, including alien encounters, deadly creatures, and real-life monsters.

Surviving Animal Attacks

Author: Patricia Newman
Publisher: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 1467714356
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 32
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Wild animals are often cute. But even the most adorable creatures can sometimes snap and bite your face off. Sharks and grizzly bears certainly have the power to rip people limb-from-limb. But animals such as chimpanzees or even pet dogs can also cause a lot of bodily harm. See how these people survived some much-too-close encounters.

1111 Amazing Facts about Animals

Dinosaurs, dogs, lizards, insects, sharks, cats, birds, horses, snakes, spiders, fish and more!
Author: Jack Goldstein
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 1785383140
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 246
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Did you know that in medieval times dogs were known to have accompanied their masters into battle wearing suits of armour? Or that cows from different regions moo in different accents? Were you aware that the courtship dance of some seahorses can last eight hours? Or that an albatross flies much further in a lifetime than the Apollo astronauts did on their moon missions? This fantastic book contains over one thousand facts about a wide range of animals, including dinosaurs, dogs, lizards, insects, sharks, cats, birds, horses, snakes, spiders and fish. So if you want to know what the wagometer was invented for, which fish the Romans used as a recreational drug or what the offspring of a donkey and a zebra is called, then this is the book for you!

Venomous Animals

Author: Steve Parker
Publisher: Miles Kelly Publishing
ISBN: 9781848104761
Category: Poisonous animals
Page: 48
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100 facts about venomous and poisonous animals and how they use their venom for hunting and protection.

Der Rabe

Author: Edgar Allan Poe
Publisher: SEVERUS Verlag
ISBN: 3863476778
Category: Fiction
Page: 88
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„Ängstlich in das Dunkel starrend blieb ich stehn, verwundert, harrend ...“ „Der Rabe“ brachte Edgar Allan Poe den Durchbruch als Lyriker. Sein bekanntestes Gedicht zählt bis heute zum unvergänglichen Erbe der Dichtkunst. In 108 Versen schildert er den mitternächtlichen Besuch eines Raben bei einem Verzweifelten, dessen Geliebte Lenore starb. Die erste deutsche Übersetzung von Elise von Hohenhausen findet sich hier neu interpretiert und illustriert von Marta Monika Czerwinski. Der Name steht für schaurige und düstere Abgründe: Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) gilt als Wegbereiter des Symbolismus und Meister des subtilen Horrors. Poes Gedichte, Erzählungen und Kurzgeschichten zählen zu den großen Werken seiner Zeit.

Curious Creatures

Author: Reader's Digest Editors,Reader's Digest
Publisher: Berkley
ISBN: 9780425051566
Category: Animals, Habits and behavior of
Page: 275
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Allein in der Wand

Author: Alex Honnold
Publisher: Piper ebooks
ISBN: 3492973299
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 304
View: 7540

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Die Autobiografie vom Star des Oscar-prämierten Films »Free Solo« Alex Honnold hat die puristischste Form des Kletterns, ohne Seil und Sicherung, in neue Dimensionen geführt. Nun blickt der Kletterstar auf die Highlights seiner bisherigen Karriere zurück, wie die spektakuläre Free-Solo-Begehung von "Moonlight Buttress" in Utah oder die "Fitz Traverse" mit Tommy Caldwell in Patagonien. Er beschreibt, wie er sich auf die Besteigung des El Capitan vorbereitete, mit der er 2017 Klettergeschichte schrieb. "Free Solo", der Film, der dieser spektakulären Leistung ein Denkmal setzte, wurde 2019 mit einem Oscar prämiert. In diesem Buch verrät Alex Honnold, wie er den Spagat zwischen Abgrund und Privatleben schafft, warum Risiko oftmals auch Gewinn bedeuten kann und wie man in Extremsituationen fokussiert bleibt.

Facts You Should Know About Fluoridation

Author: Health Research
Publisher: Health Research Books
ISBN: 9780787310219
Category: Water
Page: 62
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A collection of articles, newspaper stories, and medical facts giving the pros and cons on this issue. This compilation was put together by Dr. Wilborn in November of 1960.

Ferdinand der Stier

Author: Munro Leaf,Robert Lawson (Illustrateur)
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783257011630
Page: 72
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