The Flight of the Iguana: A Sidelong View of Science and Nature

The Flight of the Iguana: A Sidelong View of Science and Nature

David Quammen


From the award-winning writer of The track of the Dodo comes a set of essays within which quite a few strange facets of nature are tested. This booklet comprises stories of vegetarian piranha fish, unvoiced canines, and a systematic look for the genes that threaten to break the cheetah.

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