See-through Reptiles by Steve Parker


See-through Reptiles by Steve Parker

You can find them deep under the ocean, high in the treetops, hidden in swamps, and in fossil records dating back millions of years. They're reptiles - creatures as ancient as the dinosaurs but as accessible as your local zoo. Take a peek into their wild world with See-Through Reptiles , the unique way to explore the universe of some of the earth's oldest creatures.In See-Through Reptiles you'll meet Hylonomus, one of the earliest reptiles from the Carboniferous period about 300 million years ago, and visit the Mesozoic era, when reptiles ruled the earth - and even Tyrannosaurus had to give way. From history to hunting habits, camouflage to distinctive markings diet to nests, all the mysteries of turtles, crocodiles, chameleons, snakes, and lizards are revealed in this comprehensive and visually stimulating guide to the wonderful ways of the reptile world.

About the Author

STEVE PARKER is an award-winning science author for children and adults. After gaining a degree in Zoology and working at the Natural History Museum, Steve moved into educational publishing and has now written more than 300 titles. He is a Senior Scientific Fellow of the Zoological Society of London. JOHN HASLAM has been working as an illustrator for most of his professional life. John worked in advertising for 10 years and worked on various projects including TV storyboards, to illustrating for all kinds of accounts from Pritt Stick (the Pritt Stick Man was his invention), to comic pages such as Danger Mouse, Disney and Transformers.

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32 pages


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Publication date

11th September 2007



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