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Ancient animals. Terror bird (Ancient animals)

by Thomson, Sarah L.

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A fascinating prehistoric creature, the flightless terror bird in ancient South America was a formidable hunter. Thomson's succinct and age-appropriate text explains how terror birds lived, hunted, and how they might have died out. The scientifically accurate illustrations will appeal to young natur... Full description

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Summary: A fascinating prehistoric creature, the flightless terror bird in ancient South America was a formidable hunter. Thomson's succinct and age-appropriate text explains how terror birds lived, hunted, and how they might have died out. The scientifically accurate illustrations will appeal to young naturalists and budding paleontologists.
Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
ISBN: 9781580893985
1580893988
9781580893992
1580893996
9781607346104
1607346109
Author Notes: Sarah L. Thomson attended college in Oberlin, Ohio. After graduation, she moved to New York and worked in publishing. She eventually became a senior editor at HarperCollins Children's Books. She became a full-time author shortly after her first book, The Dragon's Son, was published. Her works include Stars and Stripes: The Story of the American Flag; all the Wildlife Conservation Society I Can Read Books, including Amazing Tigers!, winner of an Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Seal Award; and What Lincoln Said.

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