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Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.
Description:
256 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
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Notes:
Jacket interior unfolds to form a col. poster.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Prologue: My dinosaur life -- Dragons of the prime -- The secret of dinosaur success -- Big Bang theory -- The dinosaurs, they are a-changin' -- Jurassic thunder -- Dinosaur society -- Dinosaur feathers -- Hadrosaur harmonics and Tyrannosaur tastes -- In the bones -- Dinosaurs undone -- Epilogue: My beloved "brontosaurus".
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Summary:
"Paleontology meets pop culture in a young author's journey into the lives of dinosaurs"-- Provided by publisher.
A regular columnist for Smithsonian and Wired questions our long-held beliefs about dinosaurs and presents the latest scientific findings on what colors they really were, how they got so big and how they actually may have died out.
ISBN:
9780374135065 (hbk.)
0374135061 (hbk.)
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