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Extinct! Cover Image Book Book


World Book, Inc. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780716656289 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0716656280 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780716656203 (set)
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago : World Book, a Scott Fetzer company, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Why species have become extinct -- Meganeura giant dragonflies -- Megalodon shark -- Ichthyosaurs and plesiosaurs -- Pterosaurs -- Carnivorous dinosaurs -- Herbivorous dinosaurs -- Archaeopteryx -- Thunder birds and terror birds -- Moas -- Dodo (Raphus cucullatus) -- Passenger pigeon (Ectopistes migratorius) -- Saber-toothed cat (Smilodon) -- Tasmanian tiger (Thylacinus cynocephal) -- Desert bandicoot (Perameles eremiana) -- Mammoths and mastodons -- Quagga (Equus quagga quagga) -- Irish elk (Megaloceros giganteus) -- Blue buck (Hippotragus leucophaeus) -- Steller's sea cow (Hydrodamalis gigas) -- Gigantopithecus giant ape.
Summary, etc.:
"Information about some of the more important and interesting extinct animals, including the animal's common name and scientific name; also includes a glossary, additional resources, and an index"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 5-11.
Subject: Extinct animals > Juvenile literature.
Extinction (Biology) > Juvenile literature.
Animals, Fossil > Juvenile literature.

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