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  • CARBONIFEROUS GIANTS AND MASS EXTINCTION: *
    JR. MCGHEE GEORGE
    Picture a world of dog-sized scorpions and millipedes as long as a car; tropical rainforests with trees towering over 150 feet into the sky and a giant polar continent five times larger than Antarctica. That world was not imaginary; it was the earth more than 300 million years ago in the Carboniferous period of the Paleozoic era. In Carboniferous Giants and Mass Extinction, Geo...
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    61,50 €

  • WEIRD DINOSAURS *
    JOHN PICKRELL
    From the outback of Australia to the Gobi Desert of Mongolia and the savanna of Madagascar, the award-winning science writer and dinosaur enthusiast John Pickrell embarks on a world tour of new finds, meeting the fossil hunters who work at the frontier of discovery. He reveals the dwarf dinosaurs unearthed by an eccentric Transylvanian baron; an aquatic, crocodile-snouted carni...
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    42,00 €

  • DINOSAURS: *
    SPENCER LUCAS
    Geared towards a broad variety of students, Dinosaurs: The Textbook, sixth edition, is a concise and lucid presentation of the biological and geological concepts of dinosaur science. It clarifies the evolution, phylogeny, and classification of the various species while modeling the best approach for navigating new and existing research. Revised to reflect recent fossil discover...
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    105,00 €

  • THE AVIAN MIGRANT *
    RAPPOLE J.H.
    The purpose of migration, regardless of the distance involved, is to exploit two or more environments suitable for survival or reproduction over time, usually on a seasonal basis. Yet individual organisms can practice the phenomenon differently, and birds deploy unique patterns of movement over particular segments of time. Incorporating the latest research on bird migration, th...
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    96,00 €

  • GREENHOUSE OF THE DINOSAURS *
    DONALD R. PROTHERO
    Donald R. Prothero's science books combine leading research with first-person narratives of discovery, injecting warmth and familiarity into a profession that has much to offer nonspecialists. Bringing his trademark style and wit to an increasingly relevant subject of concern, Prothero links the climate changes that have occurred over the past 200 million years to their effects...
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    50,00 €

  • EVOLVING EDEN: *
    TURNER A.
    The Garden of Eden as the ideal and untouched site of life's creation persists in popular thought, even as we have uncovered a lengthy fossil record and developed a scientific understanding of evolution. The continent of Africa is a good candidate for Eden: its generally warm climate, rich vegetation, and variety of animal species lend themselves easily to such a comparison. Ye...
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    29,00 €

  • RESEARCH TECHNIQUES IN ANIMAL ECOLOGY: *
    CONTROVERSIES AND CONSEQUENCES 2ND EDITION REVISED
    Proporciona un análisis de algunas de las técnicas de investigación más frecuentemente utilizadas en ecología animal, la identificación de sus limitaciones y los usos inapropiados, así como las posibles soluciones a los problemas. ...
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    60,00 €