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Extinct Animals: An Encyclopedia of Species that Have Disappeared during Human History

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Book Description


Everyone is familiar with the dodo and the wooly mammoth, but how many people have heard of the scimitar cat and the Falkland Island fox? Extinct Animals portrays over 60 remarkable animals that have been lost forever during the relatively recent geological past. Each entry provides a concise discussion of the history of the animal-how and where it lived, and how it became extinct-as wel... More
Book Information
PublisherGreenwood Publishing Group
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelAll Ages
# of Pages320
ISBN-100313349878
ISBN-13978-0313349874
Publication Date03/20/2009
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About Ross Piper (Author) : Hello all I love nature and science and have so far had seven books published. I'm working on some new ideas at the moment and am looking to connect with like-minded people.
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2/24/2009 Ross Piper said: This, my most recently finished book is a look at the incredible animals that have disappeared since humans have been around.
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