A Natural History of Some Uncommon Creatures-- Extraordinary Chameleons, Iguanas, Geckos, and More

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Baker & Taylor
Looks at the behavior and physical characteristics of twenty-nine lizard species.

Book News
Highlighting the behaviors and physical characteristics of 29 striking lizard species, this colorful book contains 102 photographs by the late nature photographer John Netherton. Writing for general readers, Badger (journalism, Middle Tennessee State U.) provides a conversational overview of the lizards including anecdotes, the natural history of selected species, the relationship between lizards and humans, and threats to lizards and their habitats. Some of the species covered include chameleons, geckos, skinks, anoles, iguanas, monitors, and the Eastern glass lizard. Annotation (c) Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Mbi Pub Co
Combines excellent vivid color photography with interesting, entertaining text.

Publisher: Stillwater, MN : Voyageur Press, c2002
ISBN: 9780896585201
Characteristics: 160 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Netherton, John
Alternative Title: Lizards


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Apr 08, 2018

From geckos, to chameleons, to skinks, and beyond - This first-rate picture-book about the world of lizards tells you everything (in plain language) that you need to know about these truly spectacular, cold-blooded creatures.

Presented by David Badger - This glossy volume showcases 30 of the most fascinating lizards from all over this diverse planet.

From the smallest, to the largest - And - From the slowest, to the fastest - Believe me - After going through this superb book, you'll never look at lizards the same way again.

(*Watch cute gecko video*)

Oct 27, 2017

The panther chameleon is absolutely gorgeous! 10/10 stars, highly recommended!

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