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The Resource Dinosaurs : a concise natural history, David E. Fastovsky, David B. Weishampel ; with illustrations by John Sibbick

Dinosaurs : a concise natural history, David E. Fastovsky, David B. Weishampel ; with illustrations by John Sibbick

Label
Dinosaurs : a concise natural history
Title
Dinosaurs
Title remainder
a concise natural history
Statement of responsibility
David E. Fastovsky, David B. Weishampel ; with illustrations by John Sibbick
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
567.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE861.4
LC item number
.F27 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Dinosaurs : a concise natural history, David E. Fastovsky, David B. Weishampel ; with illustrations by John Sibbick
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Remembrance of things past. 1. To catch a dinosaur ; 2. Dinosaur days ; 3. Who's related to whom : and how do we know? ; 4. Who are the dinosaurs? ; 5. Dinosaurs : in the beginning -- Part II: Saurischia : meat, might and magnitude. 6. Theropoda. I, Nature red in tooth and claw ; 7. Theropoda. II, Meet the theropods ; 8. Theropoda. III, The origin and early evolution of birds ; 9. Sauropodomorpha : the big, the bizarre, and the majestic -- Part III: Ornithischia : armored, horned, and duck-billed dinosaur. 10. Thyreophorans : the armor-bearers ; 11. Marginocephalia : bumps, bosses, and beaks ; 12. Ornithopoda : magnificent Mesozoic masticators -- Part IV: Endothermy, endemism, and extinction. 13. Dinosaur thermoregulation : some like it hot ; 14. The flowering of the Mesozoic ; 15. A history of paleontology through ideas ; 16. The Cretaceous-Tertiary extinction : the frill is gone -- Glossary
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xiii, 477 pages
Isbn
9781107135376
Lccn
2016000278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)936687221
Label
Dinosaurs : a concise natural history, David E. Fastovsky, David B. Weishampel ; with illustrations by John Sibbick
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Remembrance of things past. 1. To catch a dinosaur ; 2. Dinosaur days ; 3. Who's related to whom : and how do we know? ; 4. Who are the dinosaurs? ; 5. Dinosaurs : in the beginning -- Part II: Saurischia : meat, might and magnitude. 6. Theropoda. I, Nature red in tooth and claw ; 7. Theropoda. II, Meet the theropods ; 8. Theropoda. III, The origin and early evolution of birds ; 9. Sauropodomorpha : the big, the bizarre, and the majestic -- Part III: Ornithischia : armored, horned, and duck-billed dinosaur. 10. Thyreophorans : the armor-bearers ; 11. Marginocephalia : bumps, bosses, and beaks ; 12. Ornithopoda : magnificent Mesozoic masticators -- Part IV: Endothermy, endemism, and extinction. 13. Dinosaur thermoregulation : some like it hot ; 14. The flowering of the Mesozoic ; 15. A history of paleontology through ideas ; 16. The Cretaceous-Tertiary extinction : the frill is gone -- Glossary
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xiii, 477 pages
Isbn
9781107135376
Lccn
2016000278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)936687221

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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