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The Resource The rise and fall of the dinosaurs : a new history of a lost world, Stephen Brusatte

The rise and fall of the dinosaurs : a new history of a lost world, Stephen Brusatte

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The rise and fall of the dinosaurs : a new history of a lost world
Title
The rise and fall of the dinosaurs
Title remainder
a new history of a lost world
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Brusatte
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
A sweeping narrative scientific history that tells the epic story of the dinosaurs, examining their origins, their habitats, their extinction, and their living legacy. Print run 75,000
Summary
The "resident paleontologist" for BBC's <i>Walking with Dinosaurs</i> presents a narrative scientific history of the dinosaur eras that examines their origins, habitats, extinction and living legacy, chronicling nearly 200 million years of their evolution from small shadow dwellers through the emergences of prehistoric ancestors that became more than 10,000 modern bird species
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2018.
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2018
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
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10638344
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DLC
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Brusatte, Stephen
Dewey number
567.9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Dinosaurs
  • Dinosaurs
Target audience
adult
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a new history of a lost world
Label
The rise and fall of the dinosaurs : a new history of a lost world, Stephen Brusatte
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : the golden age of discovery -- The dawn of the dinosaurs -- Dinosaurs rise up -- Dinosaurs become dominant -- Dinosaurs and drifting continents -- The tyrant dinosaurs -- The king of the dinosaurs -- Dinosaurs at the top of their game -- Dinosaurs take flight -- Dinosaurs die out -- Epilogue : after the dinosaurs
Control code
ocn995296793
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780062490421
Lccn
2017038066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)995296793
Label
The rise and fall of the dinosaurs : a new history of a lost world, Stephen Brusatte
Publication
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
Prologue : the golden age of discovery -- The dawn of the dinosaurs -- Dinosaurs rise up -- Dinosaurs become dominant -- Dinosaurs and drifting continents -- The tyrant dinosaurs -- The king of the dinosaurs -- Dinosaurs at the top of their game -- Dinosaurs take flight -- Dinosaurs die out -- Epilogue : after the dinosaurs
Control code
ocn995296793
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780062490421
Lccn
2017038066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)995296793

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