The Great Dinosaur Hunters and Their Discoveries

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Courier Dover Publications, 1984 - Nature - 283 pages
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Fascinating, lavishly illustrated story of dinosaur research from beginnings in 19th-century England to 1960. Achievements of Buckland, Mantell, Cope, Marsh, Huxley, Sternberg, Brown, many other researchers. Also expeditions, excavations, reconstruction, rivalries, more. 116 photographs. 47 figures and maps.
  

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Contents

DINOSAURS COME TO LIFE
29
SKELETONS IN THE EARTH
55
THE TWO EVOLUTIONARY STREAMS
91
THE OLDEST DINOSAURS
121
JURASSIC GIANTS OF THE WESTERN WORLD
145
CANADIAN DINOSAUR RUSH
175
ASIATIC DINOSAUR RUSH 201
202
BELOW THE EQUATOR
231
CLOSING THE CIRCLE
257
Bibliography
265
Credits for Plates
273
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