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  1. Small Wonders: Jean-Henri Fabre and His World of Insects
    Small Wonders: Jean-Henri Fabre and His World of Insects
    Small Wonders: Jean-Henri Fabre and His World of Insects
    Small Wonders: Jean-Henri Fabre and His World of Insects
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  2. Small Wonders: Jean-Henri Fabre and His World of Insects

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    Customer Ratings (3 reviews)
    Price R480.00

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A moth with a sixth sense. A wasp that hunts beetles nearly twice its size. The lives of fascinating creatures such as these were unknown until one man introduced them to the world.

Meet Jean-Henri Fabre, one of the most important naturalists of all time. As a boy in the French countryside, Henri spent hours watching insects. He dreamed of observing them in a new way: in their own habitats. What he discovered in pursuing that dream was shocking; these small, seemingly insignificant creatures led secret lives—lives of great drama!

With its lively, lyrical text and richly detailed illustrations, this intriguing picture-book biography introduces the man who would forever change the way we look at insects, bringing to life the fascinating world of dazzling beetles, ferocious wasps, and other amazing small wonders that exist all around us.

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Specifications

Country
USA
Author
Matthew Clark Smith
Binding
Hardcover
EAN
9781477826324
ISBN
1477826327
Label
Two Lions
Manufacturer
Two Lions
MPN
illustrations
NumberOfItems
1
NumberOfPages
1
PartNumber
illustrations
PublicationDate
2015-05-12
Publisher
Two Lions
ReleaseDate
2015-05-12
Studio
Two Lions
Most Helpful Customer Reviews

Excellent pictures on the same page as the text makes for a good e book. This was a good story too. A boy from France observing insects growing into an interesting man. My 6 year old son liked it and so did I.
It is rare we get a children's book that teaches kids about unknown scientist ( to us layman) in a playful and intelligent way!!
I enjoyed learning of how Jean-Henri Fabre studied insects in their livelihoods. I want to learn more of his works.
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