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Discover the natural world in all its stunning detail

A million copy (globally) best-selling exploration of the animal kingdom, featuring facts and beautiful photos of over 2,000 wild animals from all habitats on planet Earth.

Animal: The Definitive Visual Guide brings together the expertise of over 70 natural history specialists and the beautiful images of wildlife photographers from around the globe to illustrate, describe, and explain the incredible range of creatures in the animal kingdom. This fully up-to-date edition covers fascinating animals from across the globe including the newly discovered Skywalker Hoolock Gibbon, Jumping Spider, and Piglet Squid.

From the smallest invertebrates to the mighty blue whale, Animal is a truly unrivalled look at life on planet Earth.

Previous edition ISBN 9781405362337

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780241298848

    October 30, 2017

    Dorling Kindersley

    632 pages

    RRP $59.99

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