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The How and Why Wonder Book of Prehistoric Mammals (Was ist was #38)

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Paperback, 48 pages
Published August 1981 by Allan (first published 1962)
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Nandakishore Varma
Jun 21, 2015 Nandakishore Varma rated it it was amazing
Again, another fond memory from childhood. Worried that I was spending too much time on reading "trash" novels, my father brought me three of these books when he came back from a business trip. I think I was 10-11 at that time.

This was a book you could devour in a sitting. Lots of information was provided in accessible form, with beautiful illustrations. This was the book which taught me that science can be more enjoyable than fiction.

I don't know whether this series is still available, but I ha
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this was the kind of book i could read over and over and over again when I was a kid.
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Aug 28, 2015 Paul rated it really liked it
..another of my childhood favourites. Mine had grubby fingerprint marks from overuse!
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