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Life in a shell : a physiologist's view of a turtle

Author: Donald C Jackson
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. [u.a.] : Harvard University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. paperback edView all editions and formats
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Helps to discover how the turtle's proverbial slowness helps it survive a long, cold winter under ice. In this title, the author offers insight into what exactly it's like to live inside a shell - to  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald C Jackson
ISBN: 9780674072305 0674072308 9780674050341 0674050347
OCLC Number: 843412543
Description: 178 S. : Ill., graf. Darst., Kt.
Responsibility: Donald C. Jackson.

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Over 200 million years of existence, turtles have shared the planet with dinosaurs, witnessed the diversification of mammals and seen the spread of humans. Physiologist Donald Jackson conveys his Read more...

 
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