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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Pianka, Eric R.,
  • Zoologists -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Lizards.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [169]-[172]) and index.

StatementEric R. Pianka.
SeriesThe Corrie Herring Hooks series ;, no. 26
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL31.P57 A3 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination179 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1426960M
ISBN 100292765525
LC Control Number93038067

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Buy The Lizard Man Speaks (): NHBS - Eric R Pianka, University of Texas Press. "A very important book . that takes all of the necessary complexities of a small-town monster legend into question." - Micah Hanks, author of Magic, Mysticism and the Molecule "I have no doubt that [Lizard Man] will be considered one of the most important cryptozoology books in and beyond.". Book Review:The Lizard Man Speaks. Eric R. Pianka Article (PDF Available) in The Quarterly Review of Biology 70(3) September with 79 ReadsAuthor: Kurt Schwenk.   About the Author. Eric R. Pianka is Denton A. Cooley Centennial Professor of Zoology at the University of Texas, books include Evolutionary Ecology (sixth edition, ), The Lizard Man Speaks (), and Ecology and Natural History of Desert Lizards ().Laurie J. Vitt is a George Lynn Cross Research Professor (Zoology Department) at the University of Oklahoma and Associate.