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Published: 15 March 2019

160 Pages | 32 black and white images

4.4 x 6.9 inches

ISBN: 9780198806417

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Reptiles: A Very Short Introduction

Tom Kemp

Very Short Introductions

  • Introduces the extraordinary diversity of reptiles which have walked the Earth, from the dinosaurs of the past to modern day living species
  • Discusses the evolutionary history of reptiles, and the individual adaptions which have fitted them for their unique ways of life
  • Analyzes individual groups such as snakes, lizards, crocodiles, and turtles and explores their biology and behavior
  • Contemplates threats to modern day reptiles such as over-exploitation, habitat destruction, and climate change
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series--millions of copies sold worldwide

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