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The Resource My beloved Brontosaurus : on the road with old bones, new science, and our favorite dinosaurs, Brian Switek

My beloved Brontosaurus : on the road with old bones, new science, and our favorite dinosaurs, Brian Switek

Label
My beloved Brontosaurus : on the road with old bones, new science, and our favorite dinosaurs
Title
My beloved Brontosaurus
Title remainder
on the road with old bones, new science, and our favorite dinosaurs
Statement of responsibility
Brian Switek
Title variation
Brontosaurus
Title variation remainder
on the road with old bones, new science, and our favorite dinosaurs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Paleontology meets pop culture in a young author's journey into the lives of dinosaurs"--
  • 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
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Switek, Brian
Dewey number
567.913/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE862.S3
LC item number
S94 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Apatosaurus
  • Paleontology
  • Popular culture
  • Dinosaurs
  • Paleontology
Label
My beloved Brontosaurus : on the road with old bones, new science, and our favorite dinosaurs, Brian Switek
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Jacket interior unfolds to form a col. poster
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hadrosaur harmonics and Tyrannosaur tastes
  • In the bones
  • Dinosaurs undone
  • Epilogue: My beloved "brontosaurus"
  • 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
Control code
ocn795174375
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780374135065
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012034530
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1117488
  • (Sirsi) o795174375
  • (OCoLC)795174375
Label
My beloved Brontosaurus : on the road with old bones, new science, and our favorite dinosaurs, Brian Switek
Publication
Note
Jacket interior unfolds to form a col. poster
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hadrosaur harmonics and Tyrannosaur tastes
  • In the bones
  • Dinosaurs undone
  • Epilogue: My beloved "brontosaurus"
  • 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
Control code
ocn795174375
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780374135065
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012034530
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1117488
  • (Sirsi) o795174375
  • (OCoLC)795174375

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