The ultimate book of dinosaurs

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Parragon, 2000 - Nature - 255 pages
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Book describing the world of dinosaurs, the kinds there were, what they ate, and why they disappeared.

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Contents

In the Beginning
18
The First Dinosaurs 24 How Dinosaurs are Classified
26
Dinosaurs in Detail
50
Eggs and Nests 52 Feet and Footprints 54 Teeth
56
Skin 58 Feathers 60 Dinosaur Blood 62 Dinosaur Bones
64
Albertosaurus 68 Allosaurus 70 Ankylosaurus
72
Apatosaurus 74 Baryonyx 78 Brachiosaurus
80
Camarasaurus 84 Coelpohysis 86 Compsognathus
88
Protoceratops 138 Psittacosaurus 140 Riojasaurus 142
142
Seismosaurus 144 Spinosaurus 146 Stegoceras 148
148
Stegosaurus 150 Styracosaurus 154 Triceratops 156 Troodon 160
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Tyrannosaurus rex 162 Velociraptor 166 Wannanosaurus 168
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Xiaosaurus 170 Yangchuanosaurus 172 Zigongosaurus
174
Eudimorphodon 178 Preondactylus 180 Dimorphodon 182
182
Rhamphorhynchus 184 Pterodactylus 186 Pteranodon 188
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Quetzalcoatlus 190 Archaeopteryx 192 Crocodiles Placodonts
198

Corythosaurus 90 Deinonychus 92 Diplodocus
96
Edmontosaurus 98 Euoplocephalus 100 Gallimimus 102
102
Gigantosaurus 104 Hypsilophodon 106 Iguanodon 108
108
Janenschia 110 Kentrosaurus 112 Lesothosaurus 114 Maiasaura
124
Notoceratops 126 Ornithomimus 128 Oviraptor 130
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Pachycephalosaurus 132 Parasaurolophus 134 Plateosaurus 136
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Death of the Dinosaurs
206
How Fossils are Formed 214 Dinosaur Fossil Hunters 216
216
Dinosaurs in Europe 222 Dinosaurs in Asia 224 Dinosaurs
228
Frequently Asked Questions 236 Pronunciation Guide 240
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Timeline 242 Glossary 244 Index
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