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Author Bradley, Timothy J. (Timothy Jud), 1948-

Title Paleo sharks : survival of the strangest / written and illustrated by Timothy J. Bradley.

Imprint San Francisco : Chronicle Books, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 567.3 BRA    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 567.3 BRA    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 567.3 BRA    Available
Description 46 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 46-[47])
Contents Timeline -- What is a shark? -- Paleozoic sharks and their relatives -- "a new kind of fish" -- Cladoselache/stethacanthus -- Doliodus/pucapampella -- Orthacanthus -- Belantsea -- Falcatus -- Promexyele -- Edestus -- Helicoprion -- Mesozoic sharks and their relatives -"reptilian competition" -- Hybodus -- Palaeospinax -- Spathobathis/ischyodus -- Palaeocarcharias/protospinax -- Sclerorhynchus -- Cenozoic shark - "swimming nightmare" -- Carcharodon megalodon -- Sharks today -- Further reading -- Glossary.
Summary An illustrated introduction to sharks that lived during the Paleozoic, Mesozoic and Cenozoic eras.
Audience Adult Follett Library Resources
Subject Sharks, Fossil -- Juvenile literature.
Paleontology -- Juvenile literature.
Sharks, Fossil.
ISBN 9780811848787 (trade bdg.)
0811848787 (trade bdg.)

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