Dinosaurs Without Bones

Author: Anthony J Martin
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1480448028
Size: 70.88 MB
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With a unique, detective-like approach, interpreting the forensic clues of these long-extinct animals that leave a much richer legacy than bones, Martin brings the wild world of the Mesozoic to life for the twenty-first-century reader.

Life Traces Of The Georgia Coast

Author: Anthony J. Martin
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253006023
Size: 71.24 MB
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It tells about the how the tracemakers lived and how they interacted with their environments. This is a book about ichnology (the study of such traces), a wonderful way to learn about the behavior of organisms, living and long extinct.

Fortress Plant

Author: Dale Walters
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198745605
Size: 15.23 MB
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In this book Dale Walters takes readers on a journey through these battlefields, exploring how predators try to fool plants' surveillance systems and, if they manage to do so, how they gain access to the nourishment they require.

Resurrecting The Shark

Author: Susan Ewing
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781681773438
Size: 38.53 MB
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A prehistoric mystery. A fossil so mesmerizing that it boggled the minds of scientists for more than a century--until a motley crew of modern day shark fanatics decided to try to bring the monster-predator back to life.

The Wasp That Brainwashed The Caterpillar

Author: Matt Simon
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698411250
Size: 63.14 MB
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These are among the curious critters of The Wasp That Brainwashed the Caterpillar, a jaunt through evolution’s most unbelievable, most ingenious solutions to the problems of everyday life, from trying to get laid to finding food.

The Emperor Of All Maladies

Author: Siddhartha Mukherjee
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439170916
Size: 69.38 MB
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An assessment of cancer addresses both the courageous battles against the disease and the misperceptions and hubris that have compromised modern understandings, providing coverage of such topics as ancient-world surgeries and the ...

Seismosaurus

Author: David Gillette
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231515511
Size: 19.94 MB
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The book also illustrates the exciting collaboration between Gillette, the chemists and physicists who helped to reconstruct Seismosaurus.

In Pursuit Of Early Mammals

Author: Zofia Kielan-Jaworowska
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253008247
Size: 60.36 MB
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It also tells the story of the author, a world-renowned specialist on these animals, and the other prominent paleontologists who have studied them.

The Rhinoceros And The Megatherium

Author: Juan Pimentel
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674974425
Size: 76.26 MB
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Juan Pimentel shows that their reactions reflect deep cultural changes but also the enduring power of image and imagination to shape our understanding of the natural world.