This inexpensive volume showcases an array of curious creatures: a blob-like amoeba; a slipper-shaped paramecium and its mortal enemy, the suctorian; and many others. The authors recount the feeding, reproductive, and defensive strategies employed by these animals in easy-to-understand language that opens the door to a wonderful world of discovery. 37 illustrations.
Reprint of the Atheneum, New York, 1969 edition.
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|Author/Editor||Alvin Silverstein, Virginia Silverstein|
|Grade level||3 - 8 (ages 8 - 14)|
|Dimensions||6 3/8 x 9|