The great extinction, the solution to one of the great mysteries of science: the disappearance of the dinosaurs
Argues that the extinction of the dinosaurs was caused by a collision between the earth and a meteorite that resulted in atmospheric pollution and hazardous chemical conditions that destroyed larger animals.
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Review: The Great Extinction: the Solution to One of the Great Mysteries of Science, the Disappearance of the DinosaursUser Review - Keith Bowden - Goodreads
Not well-regarded at the time, the Chicxulub crater in the Yucatan Penisula has since become accepted as the primary source of the extinction of the dinosaurs. This was the first greatbook to bring this theory to the light of day. Read full review
Review: The Great Extinction: the Solution to One of the Great Mysteries of Science, the Disappearance of the DinosaursUser Review - Krista the Krazy Kataloguer - Goodreads
Back when I read this in 1983, this was groundbreaking research-- proof (iridium layers in the earth) that a comet/asteroid had collided with earth at a point in history just before the dinosaurs mysteriously died out. Read full review
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