Darwin's Tree of Life
From the first living things six billion years ago to the animals living around the world today, explore how the huge diversity of the life on Earth came to be. Follow the branches of Charles Darwin’s “Tree of Life” and discover how plants and animals have evolved in many amazing ways. Find out why crabs run sideways, which fish was the first to walk on land, why birds are similar to dinosaurs, and why brains are located in our heads and not in our feet. The book is stunningly illustrated by Margaux Carpentier in a bright and bold distinctive style.
Michael Bright worked as a producer with the BBC’s Natural History Unit, winning many international radio and television awards. He is a member of the Royal Society of Biology and has written many books on wildlife, science, and conservation.
Margaux Carpentier a London-based painter and illustrator. She is one of the featured artists in Taschen’s The Illustrator: 100 Best from Around the World. She works on all kind of projects, ranging from illustrated books to large scale painting and murals, and sometimes even sculptures. She is the illustrator of Darwin’s Tree of Life (Interlink/Crocodile 2019).
Publisher: Crocodile Books
Publication Date: 06/18/2019 - 12:00am
On Sale: 06/18/2019 - 12:00am