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The Scientific American book of dinosaurs, Gregory S. Paul, editor

Label
The Scientific American book of dinosaurs
Title
The Scientific American book of dinosaurs
Statement of responsibility
Gregory S. Paul, editor
Title variation
  • Book of dinosaurs
  • Dinosaurs
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
ABJ
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Scientific American
Dewey number
567.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
QE861.4
LC item number
.S34 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Paul, Gregory S
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Dinosaurs
Label
The Scientific American book of dinosaurs, Gregory S. Paul, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Byron Preiss book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 407-413)
Contents
A brief history of dinosaur paleontology / by Michael Benton -- Digging them up / by Daniel J. Chure -- Noses, lungs, and guts / by Guy Leahy -- Dinosaur biomechanics / by Per Christiansen -- Restoring the life appearances of dinosaurs ; A quick history of dinosaur art ; The art of Charles R. Knight / by Gregory S. Paul -- Dinosaurs got hurt too / by Rebecca R. Hanna -- Naming the dinosaurs / by George Olshevsky -- Classification and evolution of the dinosaur groups / by Tom R. Holtz, Jr. -- The flying dinosaurs / by Andrzej Elzanowski -- Feathered dinosaurs / by Philip J. Currie -- The origin of birds and their flight / by Kevin Padian and Luis M. Chiappe -- The evolution of Mesozoic flora and fauna / by David Norman -- Tracking dinosaur society / by James O. Farlow -- Tracking a dinosaur attack / by David A. Thomas and James O. Farlow -- Feeding adaptations in the dinosauria / by David Norman -- Breathing life into Tryannosaurus Rex / by Gregory M. Erickson -- The teeth of the Tyrannosaurs / by William L. Abler -- Reproduction and parenting / by David J. Varricchio -- Growth rates among the dinosaurs Kristina Curry Rogers -- The thermodynamics of dinosaurs / by Reese Barrick -- Australia's polar dinosaurs / by Thomas Hewitt Rich ... <et al.> -- Dinosaur renaissance / by Robert Bakker -- An extraterrestrial impact / by Walter Alvarez and Frank Asaro -- A volcanic eruption / by Vincent E. Courtillot -- The mass extinctions of the late Mesozoic / by Dale Russell -- The Yucatan impact and related matters ; Hi-tech trends and robotic brains / by Gregory S. Paul
Control code
ocm45256074
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 424 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312262266
Lccn
2001269051
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
  • 590640
  • (Sirsi) o45256074
  • ADK-1428
Label
The Scientific American book of dinosaurs, Gregory S. Paul, editor
Publication
Note
"A Byron Preiss book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 407-413)
Contents
A brief history of dinosaur paleontology / by Michael Benton -- Digging them up / by Daniel J. Chure -- Noses, lungs, and guts / by Guy Leahy -- Dinosaur biomechanics / by Per Christiansen -- Restoring the life appearances of dinosaurs ; A quick history of dinosaur art ; The art of Charles R. Knight / by Gregory S. Paul -- Dinosaurs got hurt too / by Rebecca R. Hanna -- Naming the dinosaurs / by George Olshevsky -- Classification and evolution of the dinosaur groups / by Tom R. Holtz, Jr. -- The flying dinosaurs / by Andrzej Elzanowski -- Feathered dinosaurs / by Philip J. Currie -- The origin of birds and their flight / by Kevin Padian and Luis M. Chiappe -- The evolution of Mesozoic flora and fauna / by David Norman -- Tracking dinosaur society / by James O. Farlow -- Tracking a dinosaur attack / by David A. Thomas and James O. Farlow -- Feeding adaptations in the dinosauria / by David Norman -- Breathing life into Tryannosaurus Rex / by Gregory M. Erickson -- The teeth of the Tyrannosaurs / by William L. Abler -- Reproduction and parenting / by David J. Varricchio -- Growth rates among the dinosaurs Kristina Curry Rogers -- The thermodynamics of dinosaurs / by Reese Barrick -- Australia's polar dinosaurs / by Thomas Hewitt Rich ... <et al.> -- Dinosaur renaissance / by Robert Bakker -- An extraterrestrial impact / by Walter Alvarez and Frank Asaro -- A volcanic eruption / by Vincent E. Courtillot -- The mass extinctions of the late Mesozoic / by Dale Russell -- The Yucatan impact and related matters ; Hi-tech trends and robotic brains / by Gregory S. Paul
Control code
ocm45256074
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 424 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312262266
Lccn
2001269051
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
  • 590640
  • (Sirsi) o45256074
  • ADK-1428

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