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The science of flying reptiles : the terrifying truth about the pterosaurs / written by Alex Woolf ; illustrated by Bryan Beach.

Woolf, Alex, 1964- (author.).
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Whiting PL - Whiting +567.918 W883 (Text) 51735011911939 Children's department In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780531258309
  • ISBN: 9781912006380
  • ISBN: 0531258300
  • ISBN: 9780531269008
  • ISBN: 0531269000
  • ISBN: 9781912006465
  • ISBN: 1912006464
  • ISBN: 1912006383
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Franklin Watts, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Key features -- First discovery -- Needle-toothed night flier -- crested colossus -- Size of an aircraft -- Curious crests -- Bizarre beaks -- Furry fliers -- Tiny terrors -- Weird and wonderful -- Early birds -- Extinction -- Glossary -- Index.
Summary, etc.:
While the dinosaurs roamed the Earth, another species ruled the skies. These were the pterosaurs. They weren't birds, but flying reptiles. They were expert flyers, swooping, soaring, and gliding through prehistoric skies. They were magnificent hunters, too, diving for fish, snapping up insects in the air, or dining on baby dinosaurs. In this book readers will discover all about these awesome creatures, how they lived, how they hunted, and why they eventually died out.
Subject: Pterosauria > Juvenile literature.
Pterosauria.

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