The illustrated encyclopedia of dinosaurs: an original and compelling insight into life in the dinosaur kingdom

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Barnes & Noble Books, 1998 - Dinosaurs - 208 pages
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A detailed examination of the world of dinosaurs, their appearance, behavior, and families, describing current theories about their extinction and explaining how paleontologists study their fossilized remains.

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User Review  - AquilaLorelei - LibraryThing

One of the two seminal books of my childhood, along with D'Aulaire's Book of Greek Mythology. Still holds up well, science-wise. Part of the body of work that put me on my career path of paleontology. Get a hold of a copy i8f you can if you have a love of dinosaurs. Read full review

Contents

AUTHORS FOREWORD
7
TO STUDY A DINOSAUR
24
ORNITHOMIMOSAURS AND OVIRAFTOROSAURS
48
SAURORNITHOIDIDS
54
ARNOSJ
74
D1PLODOC1DS
86
M1SCELLANEOUS SAUROPODS
92
FABROSAUR1DS AND HETERODONTOSAUR1DS
98
PS1TTACOSAURS AND PROTOCERATOP1DS
128
CERATOP1DS1
148
STEGOSAUR1I
158
PTEROSAURS
170
CROCOD1LES
181
CONTROVERS1ES
198
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