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By Forrest L. Mitchell,James L. Lasswell

From fossils and folklore to existence cycles and the most recent in electronic imaging techniques, A Dazzle of Dragonflies will take you into the far-reaching and occasionally mystery international of 1 of our most respected bugs. The publications are of the main skilled and ardent lovers 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 medical 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 wonderful scans of dwell dragonflies, more advantageous with attractive images that exhibit them of their typical environment.

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

prepare to have your eyes opened through this real schooling approximately all issues “dragonfly.”

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