Beginning with Yuka, a 39,000 year old mummified woolly mammoth
recently found in the Siberian permafrost, each of the 16 essays
in Animals Strike Curious Poses investigates a different
famous animal named and immortalized by humans. Modeled loosely
after a medieval bestiary, these witty, playful, whipsmart essays
traverse history, myth, science, and more, bringing each beast
vibrantly to life.
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