The Secret World of Slugs and Snails

The Secret World of Slugs and Snails

Life in the Very Slow Lane

Book - 2010
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A preeminent expert on the small wonders of the natural world, David George Gordon playfully and thoughtfully sheds light on the fascinating lives of slugs and snails. Covering everything from snail sex to the manufacture of synthetic slug slime, Gordon takes us on a journey through the languid and magical world of these charismatic invertebrates. From essays like Grow Your Own Escargot to indispensable gardening tips, this book is chock-full of information on the much-maligned mollusks. Whether removing non-native slugs from your garden or following a native snail as it meanders across the forest floor, you'll never look at these underdogs the same way again. David George Gordon is the author of nineteen books about the natural world, including the best-selling Eat-a-Bug Cookbook and The Compleat Cockroach. Karen Luke Fildes is an accomplished artist who has studied at both the Art Institute of Seattle and Chapman University. Both live in Seattle.
Publisher: Seattle, WA : Sasquatch Books, c2010.
ISBN: 9781570616112
1570616116
Branch Call Number: 594.3/GORDON
Characteristics: xxvi, 150 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

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