Backyard Wilderness

Backyard Wilderness Cover

Backyard Wilderness

By Michael Shafran; Catherine Herbert Howell; National Geographic (Manufactured by)

National Geographic Society, Paperback, 9780792269274, 80pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2003

From squiggly worms that slip through the soil to little brown bats that flit through the trees, this pocket guide provides a colorful look at some fascinating creatures young nature lovers can spot in backyards throughout North America. Illustrations & photos.

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