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AMPHIBIANS: National Audubon Society First Field Guide.

Cassie, Brian AMPHIBIANS: National Audubon Society First Field Guide. ISBN 0-590-63982-X. New York: Scholastic Inc., 1999. 159 pp. $17.95. The National Audubon Society has made another accessible field guide. The alluring photographs enable young readers to identify almost any amphibian, while the text includes pertinent information about the creatures' habitats, life cycles, and, most important, warnings about handling biting or poisonous amphibians. Whether used as an introduction to scientific classification or as a handy reference for the backyard pond, this field guide is a wonderful addition to a young person's library. Ages 8 up. Reviewed by John McAndrew, Kutztown University, PA
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Author:McAndrew, John
Publication:Childhood Education
Article Type:Book Review
Date:Mar 22, 2000
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