The Fate of the Mammoth

elephant to produce baby “mammoth-elephant” hybrids. If after selecting the newborn females and letting them grow, you repeat the operation, you might eventually get an animal that looks much more like a mammoth than an elephant!

The Fate of the Mammoth

Reveals new information about the mammoth elephant, and about the science that grew up around its discovery.

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The Fate of the Species
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Fred Guterl
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-22 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

In the history of planet earth, mass species extinctions have occurred five times, about once every 100 million years. A "sixth extinction" is known to be underway now, with over 200 species dying off every day. Not only that, but the cause of the sixth extinction is also the source
The Mammoth Book of Losers
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Karl Shaw
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-05 - Publisher: Hachette UK

This compendious celebration of ineptitude includes some of history’s most spectacularly ill-conceived expeditions and entirely useless pursuits, and features tales of black comedy, insane foolhardiness, breathtaking stupidity and relentless perseverance in the face of inevitable defeat. It rejoices in men and women made of the Wrong Stuff: writers who believed
The Mammoth Book of Egyptian Whodunnits
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Mike Ashley
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-13 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Mystery and murder from the Sands of Time; This anthology covers two periods in history - the time of 'Ancient Egypt' which stretches from the First Dynasty in 4000 BC to the time of the Roman Empire, and the time of the Discoveries, which covers the Napoleonic and Victorian periods
The Mammoth Book of Roman Whodunnits
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Mike Ashley
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-27 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Twenty tales of intrigue, murder and mayhem from this most bloodthirsty and exciting of times. With dramatic settings ranging form the Eternal City of Rome to the most remote outposts of her Empire, here are new tales form the masters of the historical detective story, with classic gems and rare
The Mammoth Book of the West
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Jon E. Lewis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Revised and expanded edition of Jon E. Lewis's ever-popular account of the American West. The book is at once a history and a compendium of western lore. It tells what life on the frontier was really like and gives a human portrait of the tough and sometimes violent way of