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The Skeleton Revealed

The Skeleton Revealed

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  1. Beskrivelse

    Come along-let's take a voyage through the boneyard. 192 Illustrations, black and white

    Udgivelsesdato:
    30-01-2017
    Leveringstid:
    2-3 hverdage
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  2. Yderligere info
    Udgivelsesdato:
    30-01-2017
    Sprog:
    Engelsk
    ISBN13:
    9781421421483
    Sidetal:
    360
    Vægt:
    1157
    Højde:
    20
    Bredde:
    203
    Længde:
    254
    Mærkat:
    Bog, hardback
    Format:
    Hardback
    • Bibliotekernes beskrivelse

      The vertebrate skeleton is one of nature's most amazing feats. Composed of cartilage and bone, it forms the supportive structure for all the remaining aspects of our anatomy. Stripped of skin, we can see the body's fascinating underlying architecture.In this one-of-a-kind book, biologist and skeletal reconstructionist Steve Huskey lays bare the vertebrate skeleton, providing a guided tour of the nuanced differences among the many featured vertebrate species. Using skeletal preparations he has spent decades assembling, Huskey helps us understand why animals live the way they do. He shows us the jaw and fang structures that allow venomous snakes to both kill and consume their prey whole. We see that the eastern mole is built like a weightlifter, allowing it to "swim through soil." Startling images demonstrate that the odd-looking trumpetfish is built not for music but for suction, with a skull that expands to vacuum in its prey.The pages of The Skeleton Revealed illuminate not only the elegance of each skeleton, but also the natural history story each skeleton tells. Come along-let's take a voyage through the boneyard.

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