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Author Naskrecki, Piotr author.

Title Relics : travels in nature's time machine / text and photos by Piotr Naskrecki.

Imprint Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, [2011], ©2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    333.9516 NAS    Staff Reported Missing
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    333.9516 NAS    Available
Description xviii, 342 p. : color illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The land of the unexpected -- Travels in the Meddle Earth -- Mother's care -- The Southern kingdom -- The Rain Queen's garden -- Atewa -- Guiana shield -- The Yin and Yang of the notoptera -- The great ocean escape -- In the sagebrush -- A walk in the Estabrook Woods.
Summary World-renowned zoologist and photographer Naskrecki leads readers on a time-lapse tour that renders Earth's colossal age comprehensible, visible in creatures and habitats that have persisted, nearly untouched, for hundreds of millions of years.
Subject Relicts (Biology)
Relicts (Biology) -- Pictorial works.
ISBN 9780226568706 (cloth : alkaline paper)
0226568709 (cloth : alkaline paper)

 
    
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