Encyclopedia of Shells por Kenneth R. Wye

Encyclopedia of Shells por Kenneth R. Wye

Titulo del libro: Encyclopedia of Shells

Autor: Kenneth R. Wye

Número de páginas: 288 páginas

Fecha de lanzamiento: August 7, 1997

ISBN: 1861602200

Editor: Grange Books Ltd

Kenneth R. Wye con Encyclopedia of Shells

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The Encyclopedia of Shells: Kenneth R. Wye - Excellent book!!! It's a nice book of shells, it isn't the most complete, but is an excellent start for shell collectors.. Shell - the hard protective outer case of a mollusk or crustacean: cowrie shells| the technique of carving shell. ∎ the thin outer covering of an animal's egg, which is hard and fragile in that of a bird but leathery in that of a reptile. ∎ the outer case of a nut kernel or seed. ∎ the carapace of a tortoise, turtle, or terrapin.. Shell Encyclopedia - Shells are then uploaded in our regular listings and appear also in the Encyclopedia. As for the determination of the shells, we use the constantly growing and updated library of Conchology, Inc. which is now the largest in Asia with over 2450 books and major articles and 4400 numbers of journals.. The Encyclopedia of Shells Hardcover - It also talks about the history of man's uses of shells in different cultures since early times and how the forms of shells are used in the inspirations of the arts. It is a wonderful book. It really is like a encyclopedia of shells.. The Collector's Encyclopedia of Shells by S. Peter Dance - The Collector's Encyclopedia of Shells by S. Peter Dance (McGraw-Hill 1974)(594.1477) is a beautiful compendium of shells from around the world. My rating: 7/10, finished 2001. My rating: 7/10, finished 2001.. Shells - These shells come from a large phylum of animals known as mollusks which includes members such as snails, clams, oysters, scallops, squid, and octopuses. One of the prominent characteristics of most mollusks is a hard exterior shell, although some mollusks, including the squid and the sea hare, produce internal shells.. The encyclopedia of Shells (Book, 1998) [WorldCat.org] - The encyclopedia of Shells. [Kenneth R Wye] -- A photographic directory of over 1,200 shells, grouped by class, and subdivided into super family, family, genus, and species; with essays that discuss the influence of shells, habitat, conservation, . Shell theory - An important problem in shell theory is the investigation of the stability of the equilibrium form, and the related problem of determining the critical loading. These problems can be considered in linear (more precisely, linearized) and non-linear formulations..