A Century-long MysteryBook - 2009
In 1798, the Governor of australia came across an odd-looking animal. It had a bill like a duck, a tail like a beaver, and webbed feet with claws. He shipped the mysterious creature to scientists in England. Little did the governor know that it would take them amost 100 years to fully unravel the mystery of what this rare animal was and how it lived.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Bearport Pub., c2009
Characteristics: 32 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 27 cm