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Author Norman, David, 1952- author.
Title Dinosaur / written by David Norman and Angela Milner ; [special photography by Colin Keates].
Pub Info New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, [1989].
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Edition First American edition.
Descript 63 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
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unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Eyewitness books
Eyewitness books.
Note "A Dorling Kindersley book"--Verso of title page.
Includes index.
Summary Text and photographs explore the world of the dinosaurs, focusing on such aspects as their teeth, feet, eggs, and fossils. From cover to cover, this openly invites the reader to discover the delights of dinosaurs. The visual appeal is impressive. The text is informative. Fossilization, skeleton reconstruction, and a superb time scale round out a stunning and compelling book. Complete, authoritative, exact, and imaginative, it is sure to survive when other dinosaur books become extinct.
Contents What were the dinosaurs? -- Early discoveries -- Dinosaur landscape -- Little and large -- Long-necked beast -- Tale of defense -- Dinosaur diets -- Meat eaters -- Plant eaters -- Peculiar heads -- Three-horned face -- Tough skin -- Plated dinosaurs -- Fast movers -- Two feet or four? -- Ancient footprints -- Claws and their uses -- Eggs and nests -- Birth and growth -- Death of the dinosaurs -- Dinosaur or bird? -- How to find a dinosaur -- How to rebuild a dinosaur -- Timescale -- End of an era -- Myths and legends -- Index.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.6 1.0 17218.
Subject Dinosaurs -- Juvenile literature.
Dinosaurs -- Juvenile literature
Add Author Milner, Angela C., author/.
Keates, Colin, illustrator.
Related To Online version: Norman, David, 1952- Dinosaur. 1st American ed. New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1989 (OCoLC)645005988
ISBN 0394822536
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