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01 April 2014

152 Pages | Approximately 30 black and white illustrations

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199670598

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Teeth: A Very Short Introduction

Peter S. Ungar

Very Short Introductions

  • Presents the story of teeth - from the earliest tooth-bearing fish hundreds of millions of years ago through amphibians, reptiles and, ultimately, mammals
  • Considers the anatomy and variety of teeth and the important role they play
  • Explores the variety of tooth forms in living animals
  • An ideal introduction to students of anthropology, zoology, and dentistry courses