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Published: 01 October 2015

226 Pages | 41 line art, 2 halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199996773

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On the Wing

Insects, Pterosaurs, Birds, Bats and the Evolution of Animal Flight

David E. Alexander

  • Explains the process and pattern of evolution in the context of flight
  • The first general-audience book that discusses the significance of feathered dinosaurs
  • Highlights the commonalities among the four groups of powered flyers: insects, pterosaurs, birds, and bats

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