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Discovering the Mammoth: A Tale of Giants, Unicorns, Ivory, and the Birth of a New Science by [McKay, John J.]
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"A well-organized history of science. [McKay's] story is not about ancient creatures, but about how humans approach the world's mysteries." --Publishers Weekly

About the Author

John J. McKay has a Masters in History from the University of Washington. A technical writer by trade, he is the "Mammoth Guy" by vocation, and his remarkable archival research, lively wit and passion for extinct proboscideans is well known to the scientific community. He lives in Anchorage, Alaska, where people appreciate a good mammoth. Visit him at mammothtales.blogspot.com.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 12476 KB
  • Print Length: 246 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN: 1681774240
  • Publisher: Pegasus Books; 1 edition (8 Aug. 2017)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B01MXM84CS
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Screen Reader: Supported
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,583,886 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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