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The World of Dinosaurs: And Other Prehistoric Life
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Packed with vivid, scientifically accurate color illustrations and a wealth of exciting information, this book describes many of the known creatures that roamed the world millions of years ago. It begins with accounts of the various trilobites, the Earth"s earliest-known animal forms. Ancestors of today"s crustaceans and insects, they became extinct roughly 245 million years ago. Chapters that follow describe:
Representative species from each prehistoric era are presented on two-page spreads that feature large illustrations of the living animal, photos of reconstructed fossil skeletons, and summary descriptions. This book is great fun for kids to read, and it also makes a valuable fact source for elementary school class projects that focus on prehistoric animal life.
The World of DINOSAURS
and Other Prehistoric Life
Packed with vivid color illustrations and a wealth of factual information, this book describes many of the dinosaurs that dominated the Earth over scores of millennia. Readers also discover exotic prehistoric creatures that both preceded and followed the dinosaurs, starting with trilobites, the Earth's earliest-known animal forms. Ancestors of today's crustaceans and insects, trilobites became extinct roughly 245 million years ago. Chapters that follow describe:
Representative species from each prehistoric era are dramatically illustrated on two-page spreads that include photos of reconstructed fossil skeletons and summary descriptions.
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