The Princeton Field Guide to Prehistoric Mammals [Audiobook] download free by Donald R. Prothero

The Princeton Field Guide to Prehistoric Mammals Audiobook download free by Donald R. Prothero
  • Listen audiobook: The Princeton Field Guide to Prehistoric Mammals
  • Author: Donald R. Prothero
  • Release date: 2017/8/28
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9780691156828
  • Rating: 8.32 of 10
  • Votes: 681
  • Review by: Gideon Chesser
  • Review rating: 7.31 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/27
  • Duration: 3H2M51S in 256 kbps (48 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-09-04
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: WAV, MP3, ATRAC, WMA, WavPack, FLAC, MPEG4 (compression RPM, ZIP, TBZ2, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 240
  • Includes a PDF summary of 20 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 14M55S (4 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: After the mass extinction of the dinosaurs 65 million years ago, mammals became the dominant terrestrial life form on our planet. Roaming the earth were spectacular beasts such as saber-toothed cats, giant mastodonts, immense ground sloths, and gigantic giraffe-like rhinoceroses. Here is the ultimate illustrated field guide to the lost world of these weird and wonderful prehistoric creatures. A woolly mammoth probably won't come thundering through your vegetable garden any time soon. But if one did, this would be the book to keep on your windowsill next to the binoculars. It covers all the main groups of fossil mammals, discussing taxonomy and evolutionary history, and providing concise accounts of the better-known genera and species as well as an up-to-date family tree for each group. No other book presents such a wealth of new information about these animals-what they looked like, how they behaved, and how they were interrelated. In addition, this unique guide is stunningly illustrated throughout with full-color reconstructions of these beasts-many never before depicted-along with photographs of amazing fossils from around the world. Provides an up-to-date guidebook to hundreds of extinct species, from saber-toothed cats to giant mammoths Features a wealth of color illustrations, including new reconstructions of many animals never before depicted Demonstrates evolution in action-such as how whales evolved from hoofed mammals and how giraffes evolved from creatures with short necks Explains how mass extinctions and climate change affected mammals, including why some mammals grew so huge
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Palaeontology, Dinosaurs & The Prehistoric World, Rocks, Minerals & Fossils, Wildlife: Mammals, Popular Science, Science: General Issues
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 47.35 USD
  • Dimensions: 223.52x279.4x22.86mm
  • Weight: 1,247g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New Jersey, United States

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