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Crocodiles and other people

by Douglas Lockwood

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Rigby in Adelaide .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northern Territory
    • Subjects:
    • Lockwood, Douglas.,
    • Northern Territory -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDouglas Lockwood.
      SeriesSeal books
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU395 .L58 1974
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 221 p., [6] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4954272M
      ISBN 100851797660
      LC Control Number76382547
      OCLC/WorldCa2895279

        There is a database called CrocBITE that aims to record all crocodile attacks around the world. It estimates that about 1, people die every year as a result of crocodile attacks. Several. Crocodiles are found in 91 countries in the world - 51% of all countries. These 91 countries have a combined human population of billion people (in ) which is 78% of the total world population. 3 out of 4 people have crocodilians living in their country (from Rodolfo C. Ferioli).

        If had a Choco Taco for every time a friend has asked me to recommend a book like “Where’d You Go, Bernadette,” I’d be the Good Humor y, Lucie Britsch’s slightly sour, witty.   "Most people think crocodiles haven't changed in 75 million years," Cossette said. "This study shows that the ancestors of today's American alligator didn't look anything like them.".

      But other animals replied to the crocodile, with things like "I hope you get caught and cooked and turned into crocodile soup". I was hoping my son didn't think much about it and I wanted to stop reading, but he wanted to continue. After reading the book twice, he told me the book is too scary for him.   Tears, which are emitted from tear ducts (in humans and some other mammals) or other similar glands, form a film over the eye that’s composed of three ingredients: mucus, water, and oil.


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Get this from a library. Crocodiles and other people. [Douglas Lockwood] -- Short stories on life in the Northern Territory; Account of Wargaity corroboree at Delissaville, ritual body decoration; native murders, mission histories.

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Crocodiles and Other People by Douglas Lockwood. London: Cassell. Fair/No Jacket. First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Weak front hinge. Crocodiles & Other People Hard Cover; Crocodiles & Other People Hard Cover.

0 Review | Be the first to review this product. A$ Availability: In stock. SKU. BCAOPHC. it is included in this book - and any of a dozen of his other stories could easily have been runner-up. Crocodile, (order Crocodylia, or Crocodilia), any of 23 species of generally large, ponderous, amphibious animals of lizard-like appearance and carnivorous habit belonging to the reptile order Crocodylia.

Crocodiles have powerful jaws with many conical teeth and short legs with clawed webbed toes. They share a unique body form that allows the eyes, ears, and nostrils to be above the water. This is a list of fictional crocodiles and alligators Crocodiles and other people book literature, folklore and myth, mascots and emblems of teams and organizations, comics, films, animations and video games.

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It is applicable to both farmed and captive introductory chapter describes crocodilian anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, and behaviour.

One chapter is devoted to important aspects of crocodile farming, namely nutrition; incubation of eggs; rearing; breeding 4/5(1). “The Other People” is a Psychological Suspense unlike any other (and given how many there are out there, THAT my friends is saying something!) It is also a departure from C.J.

Tudor’s other novels, which I totally appreciate and is frankly, her best to date/5(K). Crocodiles (subfamily Crocodylinae) or true crocodiles are large semiaquatic reptiles that live throughout the tropics in Africa, Asia, the Americas and Australia.

Crocodylinae, all of whose members are considered true crocodiles, is classified as a biological subfamily.A broader sense of the term crocodile, Crocodylidae that includes Tomistoma, is not used in this article. For crocodiles, sneaking up on a meal is a slippery business. But a mass migration of potential prey will give these ambush predators a chance to more For crocodiles, sneaking up on a meal is a slippery business.

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Behind all these picture book crocodiles lurks the shadow of the tick-tock crocodile who so haunts Captain James Hook in JM Barrie’s classic Peter Pan. Having developed a. Most people have a primordial fear of spiders and snakes and, of course, of predators that are larger than they are.

So it makes sense to regard crocodilians (that is, the group of living alligators, crocodiles, caimans, gharials, and so on) with suspicion. Historically, crocodile attacks are times deadlier than shark attacks—and far more frequent—ranging from harrowing individual confrontations to a mass attack on World War II soldiers.

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Zoo Book Sales A highly recommended site for finding both new and used books on crocodiles. Regardless, it is true that the notion that dark-skinned children were the favorite food of alligators and crocodiles, like so many other demeaning stereotypes about people. Crocodile facts: ten things you didn't know about crocodiles As fears in Thailand grow over crocodiles on the loose in floodwater, we list ten unusual facts about the predatory reptiles.

Crocodiles are reptiles that live mostly in large tropical rivers. Like other reptiles, the crocodile is a cold-blooded animal. The physical characteristics of crocodiles make them good predators. They are known for their ability to hide in plain sight and ambush their prey.

Crocodiles are fast over short distances both on land and in the water. CROCODILES AND OTHER CHARACTERS: Short Stories Paperback – January 1, by Tom Cole (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback $Author: Tom Cole. The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles is full of crazy characters and twisting sub plots. For the first half of the book, the reader is kept engaged by this.

After that the story flattens out and nothing anyone says or does seems very believable. I have to agree with several other.

My 3½-year-old granddaughter, Zoey, and I have been having so much fun with our alligator theme. I adore books, so I want to share some of my (and Zoey’s) favorite alligator and crocodile books for kids. Just choose books based on your child’s age and what you think will engage your child’s interest.CROCODILES: Fun Facts and Amazing Photos of Animals in Nature ~Amazing Animal Kingdom Book 13 tells young readers all about the Crocodiles using the old saying, "See you later alligator, after while crocodile." to bring the young reader's interest into the book/5(12).

Aug. 13, — Having one of the most powerful bites in the animal kingdom, crocodiles must be able to bite hard to eat their food such as turtles, wildebeest and other large prey. Now.