The Life and Times of the Ant

The Life and Times of the Ant

Book - 2003
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Not mighty in size, but mighty in resourcefulness and industry, the ant has crawled the earth since prehistoric times. It has dwelt in rain-forest tree trunks and acorns of oak trees, beneath logs, and under sidewalks. It has protected forests by capturing insects, cleared weeds away from acacia trees, and by growing gardens has released important nutrients into the soil. Seed-lifters, dirt-diggers, social beings, ants have the most advanced brain of all insects! So watch where you step, especially on a warm day: a small but mighty ant may be underfoot.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company, 2003.
ISBN: 9780618005598
0618005595
Branch Call Number: j 595.796 MICUCCI
Characteristics: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.

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vernessa7 Jun 25, 2013

Has a lot of facts about an ant. by michael

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vernessa7 Jun 25, 2013

vernessa7 thinks this title is suitable for 7 years and over

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vernessa7 Jun 25, 2013

This book is about ants and one of the things I learned when some ants are trapped in a cave in they rub the joint between their waist and abdomen to produce a squeaky sound that other ants can hear through their legs. by michael

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vernessa7 Jun 25, 2013

quoted by michael from book: It cannot survive by itself for long periods of time.

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