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Platypus: A Century-Long Mystery

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4 out of 5
Based on 7 Ratings and 1 Reviews

Book Description
In 1798, the governor of Australia, John Hunter, came across an odd-looking animal. It was unlike anything he had ever seen. Curious as to the identity of the mysterious creature, he shipped the strange animal to scientists in Great Britain so they could study it. At first, the scientists thought the animal was a hoax. No real animal could look so bizarre. Was it a fish, a bird, or a mammal? No so... More
Book Information
PublisherBearport Publishing
BindingLibrary Binding
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-101597167355
ISBN-13978-1597167352
Publication Date08/01/2008
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About William Caper (Author) : William Caper is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of William Caper include Platypus: A Century-long Mystery (Uncommon Animals), American Biso... more
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