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The American Museum of Natural History's book of dinosaurs and other ancient creatures

Author: Joseph E Wallace; American Museum of Natural History.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains fossil-hunting anecdotes; up-to-the-minute scientific discoveries and details; and full-color illustrations of the animals and archival photographs.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph E Wallace; American Museum of Natural History.
ISBN: 0671865900 9780671865900
OCLC Number: 29564852
Description: 144 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction : The web of discovery --
Classifications --
Timescale --
Henry Fairfield Osborn : the signature of a great man --
Barnum Brown : the sixty-six-year reign of "Mr. Bones" --
Other explorers, other horizons --
Roy Chapman Andrews : the last great adventurer --
The 1930s and beyond : discovery on a smaller scale --
The 1990s : birth of a new era --
Highlights of the new halls --
Gallery of dinosaurs --
Gallery of mammals --
Gallery of other ancient creatures.
Other Titles: Book of dinosaurs and other ancient creatures
Dinosaurs and other ancient creatures
Responsibility: Joseph Wallace.

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Contains fossil-hunting anecdotes; up-to-the-minute scientific discoveries and details; and full-color illustrations of the animals and archival photographs.

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