In Pursuit of Early Mammals (Life of the Past) by Zofia Kielan-Jaworowska

By Zofia Kielan-Jaworowska

In Pursuit of Early Mammals provides the background of the mammals that lived throughout the Mesozoic period, the time whilst dinosaurs governed the Earth, and describes their origins, anatomy, systematics, paleobiology, and distribution. It additionally tells the tale of the writer, a world-renowned expert on those animals, and the opposite admired paleontologists who've studied them. Zofia Kielan-Jaworowska was once the 1st lady to guide large-scale paleontological expeditions, together with 8 to the Gobi wilderness in Mongolia, which introduced again very important collections of dinosaur, early mammal, and different fossils. She stocks the problems and pleasures encountered find infrequent fossils and describes the altering perspectives on early mammals made attainable by means of those discoveries.

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