Mammoths: Giants of the Ice Age
Frances Lincoln Limited, Oct 1, 2007 - Hunting and gathering societies - 192 pages
Vital to the survival of Ice Age man, mammoths developed almost in tandem with humans before dying out around 4,000 years ago. Cousins rather than ancestors of the elephant, they roamed the earth from Africa and North America to the frozen north, where their remains are now most commonly found. A wealth of spectacular discoveries have shed new light on these Ice Age giants. This new edition includes the latest research and details of recent discoveries from California to Siberia. Lavish illustrations and copious photographs bring these astonishing creatures vividly to life.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Darrol - LibraryThing
A very well illustrated summary of what is known about Mammoths (although a few of the illustrations are poorly designed with respect to the trough that goes down the middle of an open book). I would ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - phoenixcomet - LibraryThing
An amazing book covering in readable detail the species known as mammoths. Not an evolutionary ancestor of elephants, but a separate evolutionary line, mammoths were amazing creatures similar to ... Read full review