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Beasts before us : the untold story of mammal origins and evolution / Elsa Panciroli.

Panciroli, Elsa, (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 569 PAN BEA (Text) 34207002407618 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 10/14/2021
Princeton PL - Princeton 569 Pan (Text) 30890000776896 New Adult Non-Fiction Upper level Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781472983824
  • Physical Description: 320 pages, [8 unnumbered pages of plates] : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: London : Bloomsbury Sigma, [2021]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliography (pages 310-313), and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Isle of mists and lagoons -- A thoroughly modern platypus -- Like a hole in the head -- The first age of mammals -- Hot-blooded hunters -- A total disaster -- Milk tooth -- Digital bones -- Chinese revelations -- Time of revolt -- The journey home -- Epilogue: Triumph of the little guy.
Summary, etc.:
This is the story of our most ancient of ancestors: mammals. This book reframes the narrative of mammal evolution, and proves they weren't just precursors, they were pioneers.
Subject: Mammals, Fossil
Mammals > Evolution.

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