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Science  13 Dec 2002:
Vol. 298, Issue 5601, pp. 2136-2137
DOI: 10.1126/science.1078915

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The Lost World of the Moa Prehistoric Life of New Zealand. Trevor H. Worthy and Richard N. Holdaway. Indiana University Press, Bloomington, IN, 2002. 755 pp. $89.95. ISBN 0-253-34034-9.

The authors discuss the composition, ecology, and fate of the Pleistocene vertebrate fauna of New Zealand; their emphasis is on the large flightless birds, but they cover everything from frogs to bats.

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