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Life on our planet : a new look at dinosaurs and prehistoric life that once roamed our Earth / Dr. Tom Fletcher.

Summary:
"An unforgettable journey into our ancient past, containing powerful lessons to learn about our future. Today there are 20 million species on our planet. Yet what we see is just a snapshot in time. 99% of earth's inhabitants are lost to our deep past. The story of what happened to these lineages--their rise and their fall--is truly remarkable. Accompanying the ground-breaking Netflix series, Life on our Planet uses the latest technology to bring long-extinct creatures back to life. It tells the story of life's epic battle to conquer and survive on Earth, showing in a new light what's been lost to us, and how life's future is now being written by us. From ancient ocean worlds and plant life's first forays onto land, to the rise and fall of the dinosaurs and the devastation of the last Ice Age, this is a sweeping view of evolution, through five extinctions and, with the arrival of humans on earth, the beginning of the sixth..." -- Provided by the publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781464216114
  • ISBN: 1464216118
  • Physical Description: 311 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks, 2023.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
'Accompanies the landmark Netflix series'.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- origins -- The first frontier -- Invaders of the land -- In cold blood -- The rise of the dinosaurs -- Paradise lost -- The longest winter -- The age of ice and fire -- Behind the lens -- Index -- Acknowledgements -- Picture credits.
Subject: Dinosaurs.
Animals, Fossil.
Evolution (Biology)
Prehistoric peoples.
Paleobiology.
Earth (Planet) > Origin.

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lehigh Valley Library System.

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  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Allentown Public Library 567.9 FLET (Text) 34455007069152 New Adult Nonfiction In Process -
Bethlehem Main Library 567.9 (Text) 33062009795064 New Adult Nonfiction Available -


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