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The evolution underground : burrows, bunkers, and the marvelous subterranean world beneath our feet / Anthony J. Martin.

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G 2018/0086

Record identifier

74VKVGR5AKLd

The evolution underground : burrows, bunkers, and the marvelous subterranean world beneath our feet / Anthony J. Martin.

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKVGR5AKLd

The evolution underground : burrows, bunkers, and the marvelous subterranean world beneath our feet / Anthony J. Martin.

Full title

The evolution underground : burrows, bunkers, and the marvelous subterranean world beneath our feet / Anthony J. Martin.

Publisher

New York ; London : Pegasus Books, 2017.

Call Numbers

G 2018/0086

Record Identifier

74VKVGR5AKLd

Language

English

Physical Description

Contents

405 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm The wondrous world of burrows -- Beyond "cavemen" : a brief history of humans underground -- Kaleidoscopes of dug-out diversity -- Hadean dinosaurs and birds underfoot -- Bomb shelters of the Phanerozoic -- Terraforming a planet,...

Content type

text

Media type

unmediated

Carrier type

volume

Publication information

Publisher

New York ; London : Pegasus Books, 2017.

Edition

First Pegasus Books cloth edition.

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

"What is the best way to survive when the going gets tough? From dinosaurs to penguins, from trilobites to humans, discover the marvelous subterranean secret to survival. Humans have "gone underground" for survival for thousands of years, whether in ancient underground cities or Cold War-era bunkers. But our burrowing roots go back to the very begi...

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The evolution underground : burrows, bunkers, and the marvelous subterranean world beneath our feet / Anthony J. Martin.

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

"February 2017"--Title page verso.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Date Published

2017.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Date Copyright

©2017

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PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

G 2018/0086

Record Identifier

74VKVGR5AKLd

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKVGR5AKLd

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ISBN

9781681773124

DDC

001.9

MMS ID

991024152418502626

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