The Backyard

Author: John Collier
Publisher: Puffin
ISBN: 9780140543322
Size: 21.78 MB
Format: PDF
View: 1753
Download Read Online
A child imagines what has taken place in his backyard, from the present all the way back to the creation of the world.

Bombs In The Backyard

Author: A. Costandina Titus
Publisher: University of Nevada Press
ISBN: 9780874173703
Size: 45.35 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 1923
Download Read Online
In this second edition ofBombs in the Backyard, Titus deftly covers the post-Cold War transformation of American atomic policy as well as our overarching cultural interest in all matters atomic, making this a must-read for anyone interested ...

Whose Backyard Whose Risk

Author: Michael B. Gerrard
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262571135
Size: 57.72 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 3622
Download Read Online
In Whose Backyard, Whose Risk, environmental lawyer, professor, and commentator Michael B. Gerrard tackles the thorny issue of how and where to dispose of hazardous and radioactive waste.

Food Chains In A Backyard Habitat

Author: Isaac Nadeau
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780823957590
Size: 52.17 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 2369
Download Read Online
For many animals, the backyard is a dangerous place. This is because there are
many carnivores in the backyard. Carnivores are consumers that eat only meat
for food. Carnivores are the third link in the backyard food chain. Carnivores that
hunt for their food are called predators. The animals that they hunt are called prey
. One of the most feared of all backyard predators is the house cat. Its sharp claws
, silent movements, and speed make it hard to escape. Cats often kill birds that
live ...

Australian Backyard Naturalist

Author: Peter Macinnis
Publisher: National Library Australia
ISBN: 0642277427
Size: 60.44 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 2266
Download Read Online
This book is written by Peter Macinnis, the recipient of the Eve Pownall award in the 2010 Children's Book Council of Australia Awards for the sister publication, Australian Backyard Explorer.

John Deere 52 Backyard Landscaping Projects

Author: Kristen Hampshire
Publisher: Creative Publishing International
ISBN: 1589233638
Size: 73.85 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 7010
Download Read Online
and drainage problems. Keeping turf alive on a severe grade is always a
challenge, so a hillside evolves into a problem area over time. Retaining walls
are a solution. By carving steps out of a slope and inserting an aesthetically
pleasing wall, you form a shelf of usable space where you can plant flowers.
Meanwhile, for properties that lack depth, retaining walls create layers. You can
actually build a split-level backyard where a patio space overlooks the landscape
, or vice-versa.

Living Things In My Back Yard

Author: Bobbie Kalman
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780778732310
Size: 59.81 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 6626
Download Read Online
Describes the kinds of living things likely to live near humans, including squirrels, raccoons, cardinals, bees, and snakes.

Examining Backyard Habitats

Author: Zelda King
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 1435827201
Size: 13.51 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 186
Download Read Online
Many kinds of animals think a rural backyard near a northeastern forest is a
perfect habitat. During the day, you will see lots of squirrels. You may also see
chipmunks darting around. If you peer into tall grass, you might spot a garter
snake or a milk snake. A different group of animals appears at night. Red-spotted
newts come out from under their rocks. Raccoons may appear. You may hear
American toads calling loudly, even if you do not see them. A white-tailed deer
might come to eat ...

The Black Decker Backyard Playground

Author: Phil Schmidt
Publisher: Creative Publishing International
ISBN: 9781610602921
Size: 63.77 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 2622
Download Read Online
... 98765432 President/CEO Michael Eleftheriou Vice President/Publisher. Linda
Ball Vice President/Retail Sales & Marketing Kevin Haas THE BACKYARD
PLAYGROUND Created by: The Editors of Creative Publishing international. Inc.
in cooperation with Black & Decker Black & Decker is a trademark of the Black &
Decker Corporation and is used under license Library of Congress Cataloging-in
-Publication Data The backyard playground : recreational landscapes & play