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The Lost Ark: New and Rediscovered Animals of the Twentieth Century

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Book Description
Scientists and laymen appear to have been peculiarly confident that at the beginning of this century the world had been thoroughly charted and that few, if any, large animals still awaited discovery. Indeed, the days of significant new discovery are still thought by many to have ended abruptly with the scientific unveiling of the okapi in 1901 - and the rediscovery of extinct animals still conside... More
Book Information
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages304
Publication Date11/11/1993
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About Gerald Durrell (Author, Foreword) : Gerald Durrell is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Gerald Durrell include Un Zoologico En Mi Azotea (El Libro De Bolsillo), Filetes De Len... more
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About Karl Shuker (Author) : Karl Shuker is a published author. A published credit of Karl Shuker is Lost Ark: New and Rediscovered Animals of the Twentieth Century.
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