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Dinosaurs, a concise natural history, David E. Fastovsky and David B. Weishampel ; with illustrations by John Sibbick

Label
Dinosaurs, a concise natural history, David E. Fastovsky and David B. Weishampel ; with illustrations by John Sibbick
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Illustrations
illustrationsmaps
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Dinosaurs
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
237199310
Responsibility statement
David E. Fastovsky and David B. Weishampel ; with illustrations by John Sibbick
Sub title
a concise natural history
Table Of Contents
To catch a dinosaur -- Dinosaur days -- Who's related to whom--and how do we know? -- Who are the dinosaurs? -- Thyreophorans : the armor-bearers -- Marginocephalia : bumps, bosses, and beaks -- Ornithopoda : the tuskers, antelopes, and "mighty ducks" of the Mesozoic -- Sauropodomorpha : the big, the bizarre, and the majestic -- Theropoda I : nature red in tooth and claw -- Theropoda II : the origin of birds -- Theropoda III : early birds -- Dinosaur thermoregulation : some like it hot -- The flowering of the Mesozoic -- A history of paleontology through ideas -- The Cretaceous-Tertiary extinction : the frill is gone
Classification
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