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So Many Ways to Eat

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 29, 2012)

What can the Siberian tiger, the army ant, the white pelican, the blue whale and the koala bear possibly have in common? Not their size or strength, of course, but their need for food. And whether they are herbivores,...


Understanding the Universe

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 09, 2012)

Accurate, detailed visual information is all defined in lay language to make it readily accessible to the non-expert. Definitions to scientific terms are given either in the explanation itself, or in the comprehensive...


The Environment

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (September 05, 2012)

The Environment sheds light on the biosphere, the water cycle, erosion, ecosystems and climates. It also delves into environmental threats, including the depletion of the ozone layer, acid rain and deforestation....


Understanding The Earth

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 08, 2012)

For all curious readers, the Knowledge Guides open the door to a world of complex and captivating phenomena. Accurate, detailed visual information is all defined in lay language to make it readily accessible...


The Visual Dictionary of Universe & Earth

by Ariane Archambault & Jean-Claude Corbeil Les Éditions Québec Amérique (July 20, 2012)

The Visual Dictionary of Universe and Earth takes the reader into a fascinating journey through cosmos to discover celestial bodies, astronomical observation equipment and astronautics, and then provides a complete...


The Visual World Atlas

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (November 14, 2012)

An overview of the state of the world for understanding global issues Inside you will find: • more than 110 thematic maps, • more than 50 fact tables from world renown organizations, • more than 130 photographs,...


So Many Ways to Live in Difficult Conditions

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 29, 2012)

Animals that can withstand scorching temperatures of 80 degrees Celsius. Others that can survive at depths of 11,000 meters in the ocean. Birds that perform graceful maneuvers at altitudes of over 8,000 meters....


So Many Ways to Defend Themselves

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 09, 2012)

Being small does not mean you have to be vulnerable. Small animals have many different ways of protecting their territory and evading their predators — even huge, extremely dangerous predators. Whether they...


The Visual Dictionary of Plants & Gardening

by Ariane Archambault & Jean-Claude Corbeil Les Éditions Québec Amérique (July 20, 2012)

The Visual Dictionary of Plants and Gardening brings you into the fascinating world of vegetables, from ferns to mosses, flowering plants or trees, and presents tools used to cultivate ornamental or food plants....


So Many Ways to Live in Society

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 29, 2012)

Some species prefer to live alone, and others like company. Social animals form groups such as clans or schools and use their combined strength to fight enemies, cold or boredom. Their giant gatherings can last...


The Visual Dictionary of Animal Kingdom

by Ariane Archambault & Jean-Claude Corbeil Les Éditions Québec Amérique (July 20, 2012)

The Visual Dictionary of Animal Kingdom takes the reader on a fascinating voyage into well and less known groups of animals: simple organisms, echinoderms, insects, arachnids, mollusks, crustaceans, fishes,...


Young Explorers’ Guide: Living Treasures

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 09, 2012)

• A one-of-a-kind treasure hunt • An exhilarating adventure that lets you decide which way to go • An encyclopedia that reads like an adventure novel • An amazing time machine • A world of knowledge...


So Many Ways to Build a Shelter

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 09, 2012)

Who hasn’t dreamed about building a hidden cabin in the woods or a secret place far from prying glances? Just like humans, animals need shelter — a quiet, safe place to call their own. Some animals are not...


So Many Ways to Communicate

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 29, 2012)

A little tune for some, a colorful mask for others. Plays for women only and funny-face contests for mature males. These are not part of a carnival of animals, but rather genuine means of communication. To seduce...


So Many Ways to Reproduce

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 29, 2012)

How do animals seduce each other? How are baby animals conceived? What do they look like when they’re born? These are just some of the questions answered in the colorful and fascinating pages of this book....


So Many Ways to Move About

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 29, 2012)

They run, jump, crawl, skate or climb. On land, under the ground, on the water, in the water, in the air or in the trees, they display incredible dexterity and ingenuity. Some of them travel 35,000 kilometers...


My Notebook of Questions : Dinosaurs

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 09, 2012)

Dinosaurs are a fascinating subject. They may be extinct, but they live on in our imagination. Young or old, we still have plenty of questions about these fascinating animals.


The Visual Encyclopedia of Our World

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 09, 2012)

Almost 40,000 tons of meteorites fall to Earth each year… A living fossil is discovered off the coast of South Africa… The swirling wind becomes a devastating tornado that destroys everything in its path…...


Understanding Weather and the Environment

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 09, 2012)

For all curious readers, the Knowledge Guides open the door to a world of complex and captivating phenomena. Accurate, detailed visual information is all defined in lay language to make it readily accessible...


Understanding Plants & the Vegetable Kingdom

by QA international Collectif Les Éditions Québec Amérique (August 09, 2012)

The world of plants is astoundingly diverse. Thanks to 3 billion years of evolution, there are now more than 380,000 plant species on Earth. For all curious readers, the Knowledge Guides open the door to a world...


Moby-Dick, or The Whale by Herman Melville

by Bright Summaries BrightSummaries.com (October 11, 2016)

Unlock the more straightforward side of Moby-Dick, or The Whale with this concise and insightful summary and analysis!

This engaging summary presents an analysis of Moby-Dick, or The Whale by Herman Melville,...


White Fang by Jack London (Book Analysis)

by Bright Summaries BrightSummaries.com (October 11, 2016)

Unlock the more straightforward side of White Fang with this concise and insightful summary and analysis!

This engaging summary presents an analysis of White Fang by Jack London, which centres around a young...


The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway (Book Analysis)

by Bright Summaries BrightSummaries.com (February 25, 2016)

Unlock the more straightforward side of The Old Man and the Sea with this concise and insightful summary and analysis!

This engaging summary presents an analysis of The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway,...


Identification Guide for Weeds in Cranberries

by Romain Néron, Jean-Pierre Deland, Isabelle Drolet & Jacques Painchaud et al. Centre de référence en agriculture et agroalimenta (July 29, 2015)

This guide unites high-quality photographs with detailed text descriptions for 144 weeds commonly found throughout the North American cranberry growing regions. It contains nearly 1,000 photographs that illustrate...


Domestic Game Farm Animals - Wild Boar

by Daniel Boyaud, Dany Cinq-Mars, Valérie Dostaler-Touchette & Claude Fournier et al. Centre de référence en agriculture et agroalimenta (January 01, 2013)

This collection of 10 factsheets on wild boar farming and related subjects is part of the Domestic Game Farm Animals production guide. It explores reproductive management, the principal diseases, feeding, wild...


Domestic Game Farm Animals - Wapiti

by Dany Cinq-Mars, Valérie Dostaler-Touchette, Claude Fournier & Pierre Gauthier et al. Centre de référence en agriculture et agroalimenta (January 01, 2013)

This collection of 10 factsheets on wapiti farming and related subjects is part of the Domestic Game Farm Animals production guide. It explores reproductive management, the principal diseases, feeding, wapiti...


Domestic Game Farm Animals - Red Deer

by Dany Cinq-Mars, Valérie Dostaler-Touchette, Claude Fournier & Pierre Gauthier et al. Centre de référence en agriculture et agroalimenta (January 01, 2013)

Cette collection de 11 feuillets techniques fait partie du guide d’élevage Les grands gibiers domestiques et s’intéresse aux critères d’évaluation en vue de la reproduction, à la gestion de la reproduction,...


Domestic Game Farm Animals - Bison

by René Aubé, Dany Cinq-Mars, Claude Fournier & Pierre Gauthier et al. Centre de référence en agriculture et agroalimenta (January 01, 2013)

This collection of 9 factsheets on bison farming and related subjects is part of the Domestic Game Farm Animals production guide. It explores reproductive management, the principal diseases, feeding and the...


Domestic Game Farm Animals Production Guide

by René Aubé, Daniel Boyaud, Dany Cinq-Mars & Valérie Dostaler-Touchette et al. Centre de référence en agriculture et agroalimenta (January 01, 2013)

The Domestic Game Farm Animals production guide consists of 21 factsheets on the farming of red deer, wapiti (often called “elk” outside of Québec), bison and wild boar. Business startup, genetic improvement,...