Kings of creation: how a new breed of scientists is revolutionizing our understanding of dinosaurs
Half of all known dinosaur species have been discovered in only the past two decades, thanks to a young generation of paleontologists who are reinvigorating the field of dinosaur studies. In Dinosaurs Rediscovered, science journalist Don Lessem describes these adventurous scientists and their remarkable finds. Photos and line drawings throughout.
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verified as such, were acquired by a Russian colonel from fishermen along the
Black Dragon River in northeastern China in 1907. They were mistaken for nearly
a decade for Siberian mammoth bones, until Russian scientists returned to the ...
And I am personally indebted to him and his red-tape-cutting skills for giving me
the unprecedented journalistic opportunity of observing Chinese digs.) However
he is viewed, Dong is unquestionably the central link between China's rich ...
Canadians would pay for those visits and their own trips to China. After
preparation in Canada and a world tour (scheduled to open in Edmonton in 1992
), the fossils would be returned to China. The Chinese added other conditions.
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A Baedeker to the sprawling, brawling world of dinosaur research. Lessem, a science journalist who has founded the Dinosaur Foundation to promote the study of every kid's favorite beasties, delivers a ... Read full review
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Dinosaur paleontology has been a sensationalist science since the beginning; from the Crystal Palace dinner inside a model Iguanodon, to the Cope and March dinosaur wars, to Roy C. Andrews's dinosaur ... Read full review
The Truth About Dinosaurs
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