Earth takes center stage in this updated version of Virginia Lee Burton’s 1962 classic Life Story. Told through five acts, Burton’s art and text tell the history of earth from beginning to present day. Readers will gain an in-depth understanding of the planet’s history and their leading roles in it today. The ebook has been updated with cutting-edge science, including up-to-the-minute information on fossil records and the geologic principles.
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America and Europe Amphibians ancestors ancient ball of matter began billions of stars birds and mammals bright called Cambrian cephalopods Choo climate grew clouds of steam CLUB MOSSES CONIFERS cool Cretaceous CULTIVATED PLANTS dawn dead leaves developed dinosaurs DOMESTIC ANIMALS early settlers Earth Eons evergreens farmer fascinating book Ferns fish flowering plants Folly Cove forests covered fossils galaxy glaciers grass ground hid the Sun HORSE TAILS Ice Age Igneous Introducing invertebrate JURASSIC land leading role light and warmth Little House Little lichens lived in caves liverworts meadow Metamorphic Milky millions and billions minor role Moon mountains Mulligan North America ocean basins old apple trees once order of appearance Plant-eaters play the leading Prehistoric Humans puddle RECENT LIFE Scene red-hot reptile family SCALE TREES SEA SCORPIONS seas retreated sedimentary rock shallow seas spring Steam Shovel stone walls story trillions trilobites turned vertebrates VIRGINIA LEE BURTON warm and moist year’s