400 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 25 cm.
Bats: An Illustrated Guide to All Species explores bats and their fundamental role in our ecosystems through lavish full-color photographs and lively narrative. From the Giant Golden Crowned Flying Fox, a megabat with a wingspan of more than five feet, to the aptly named Bumblebee Bat, the world's smallest mammal, the number and diversity of bat species have proven to be both rich and underestimated. Nocturnal, fast-flying, and secretive, bats are...
48 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Discusses the plight of mountain gorillas and why they are near extinction, as well as some of the ways humans can help.