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The Princeton field guide to dinosaurs

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This edition was published in by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J.

Written in English

320 pages

World-renowned dinosaur illustrator and researcher Gregory Paul provides comprehensive visual and textual coverage of the great Mesozoic animals that gave rise to the living dinosaurs, the birds. Paul presents thorough descriptions of more than 735 dinosaur species and features more than 600 color and black-and-white images, including unique skeletal drawings, "life" studies, and scenic views.

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World-renowned dinosaur illustrator and researcher Gregory Paul provides comprehensive visual and textual coverage of the great Mesozoic animals that gave rise to the living dinosaurs, the birds. Paul presents thorough descriptions of more than 735 dinosaur species and features more than 600 color and black-and-white images, including unique skeletal drawings, "life" studies, and scenic views.

The Princeton field guide to dinosaurs

This edition was published in by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J.


Edition Description

World-renowned dinosaur illustrator and researcher Gregory Paul provides comprehensive visual and textual coverage of the great Mesozoic animals that gave rise to the living dinosaurs, the birds. Paul presents thorough descriptions of more than 735 dinosaur species and features more than 600 color and black-and-white images, including unique skeletal drawings, "life" studies, and scenic views.

Table of Contents

Introduction
History of discovery and research
What is a dinosaur?
Dating dinosaurs
The evolution of dinosaurs and their world
Extinction
After the age of dinosaurs
Biology
Behavior
Growth
Energetics
Gigantism
Mesozoic oxygen
The evolution--and loss--of avian flight
Dinosaur Safari
If dinosaurs survived
Dinosaur conservation
Where dinosaurs are found
Using the group and species descriptions
Group and species accounts.
Dinosaurs
Theropods
Sauropodomorphs
Ornithischians.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 316) and index.

Series
Princeton field guides
Other Titles
Field guide to dinosaurs, Dinosaurs

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
567.9
Library of Congress
QE861.4 .P387 2010

The Physical Object

Pagination
320 p. :
Number of pages
320

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24791370M
ISBN 10
069113720X
ISBN 13
9780691137209
LC Control Number
2010014916
OCLC/WorldCat
587248983

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