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Susan Ewing

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Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 7:00pm
2720 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206

 

 

A prehistoric mystery. A fossil so mesmerizing that it boggled the minds of scientists for more than a century—until a motley crew of modern day shark fanatics decided to try to bring the monster-predator back to life. Please join us for a reading and book signing!

Resurrecting the Shark: A Scientific Obsession and the Mavericks Who Solved the Mystery of a 270-Million-Year-Old Fossil Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781681773438
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Published: Pegasus Books - April 4th, 2017

In 1993, Alaskan artist and paleo-shark enthusiast Ray Troll stumbled upon the weirdest fossil he had ever seen--a platter-sized spiral of tightly wound shark teeth. This chance encounter in the basement of the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County sparked Troll's obsession with Helicoprion, a mysterious monster from deep time.


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