Dragons, Unicorns, and Sea Serpents: A Classic Study of the Evidence for Their Existence

Dragons, Unicorns, and Sea Serpents: A Classic Study of the Evidence for Their Existence

by Charles Gould
     
 

A geologist from the age of Darwin examines the fossil records and myths from civilizations throughout the world to illustrate the origins of legendary monsters, showing how extinct creatures such as the woolly rhinoceros might be construed as a unicorn and flying reptiles interpreted as dragons. 93 black-and-white illustrations.

Overview

A geologist from the age of Darwin examines the fossil records and myths from civilizations throughout the world to illustrate the origins of legendary monsters, showing how extinct creatures such as the woolly rhinoceros might be construed as a unicorn and flying reptiles interpreted as dragons. 93 black-and-white illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486424170
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
11/11/2002
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
5.66(w) x 8.62(h) x 0.87(d)

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