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Pterosaurs from deep time by David Unwin

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Published by Pi Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Pterosauria.,
  • Dinosaurs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDavid M. Unwin.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE862.P7 U56 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination347 p. :
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3479772M
ISBN 10013146308X
LC Control Number2005906801
OCLC/WorldCa61710476

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Pterosaurs. likes. Pterosaurs by Mark P. Witton is the most authoritative illustrated book on Pterosaurs, AKA flying reptiles, redleaf-photography.comers: Pterosaurs, published by Princeton University Press, is a critically-acclaimed attempt to plug this obvious gap in popular scientific writing. Fully referenced and richly-illustrated, it documents pterosaur palaeobiology and diversity in a manner not attempted for over 30 years. Dec 17,  · Birds are famous for their colorful feathers, which they use to fly, flirt and keep warm. But long before avians ever flapped their wings, flying reptiles called pterosaurs seized the skies. Jun 23,  · Read "Pterosaurs Natural History, Evolution, Anatomy" by Mark P. Witton available from Rakuten Kobo. Sign up today and get $5 off your first purchase. For million years, the skies didn't belong to birds--they belonged to the pterosaurs. These flying reptiles, which i Brand: Princeton University Press.