A Dazzle of Dragonflies by Forrest L. Mitchell,James L. Lasswell PDF

By Forrest L. Mitchell,James L. Lasswell

ISBN-10: 1585444596

ISBN-13: 9781585444595

From fossils and folklore to lifestyles cycles and the most recent in electronic imaging techniques, A Dazzle of Dragonflies will take you into the far-reaching and infrequently mystery global of 1 of our most respected bugs. The publications are of the main skilled and ardent enthusiasts of the “mosquitohawk,” and your trip will contain encounters with poets and prehistoric giants; peeks into hidden, watery universes; aspect journeys to backyard ponds and clinical laboratories; and lots more and plenty more.

Pioneers within the digital imaging of bugs and creators of the award-winning web site electronic Dragonflies, the authors proportion their unbelievable scans of stay dragonflies, more advantageous with attractive images that exhibit them of their normal environment.

presenting a lifelong ardour for those outstanding creatures, the authors additionally ask us to hitch them in a few hands-on actions to extend our knowledge of and interplay with dragonflies–from pointers on making a dragonfly backyard to directions for catching, photographing, and scanning them.

prepare to have your eyes opened by means of this precise schooling approximately all issues “dragonfly.”

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