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Dixon, Dougal

Overview
Works: 451 works in 1,199 publications in 15 languages and 62,459 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Encyclopedias  Guidebooks  Popular works  Pictorial works  Atlases  Forecasts 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor, Illustrator
Classifications: QE861.5, 567.9
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Publications about Dougal Dixon
Publications by Dougal Dixon
Most widely held works by Dougal Dixon
Dougal Dixon's dinosaurs by Dougal Dixon( Book )
64 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 3,152 libraries worldwide
The life and times of dinosaurs, from their evolution to the present-day discovery of their fossils
The last dinosaurs by Jane Burton( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 1,487 libraries worldwide
Text and photographic illustrations describe the characteristics and habits of several dinosaurs and other prehistoric reptiles that roamed the earth during the Cretaceous Period
The Macmillan illustrated encyclopedia of dinosaurs and prehistoric animals : a visual who's who of prehistoric life by Dougal Dixon( Book )
18 editions published between 1988 and 1993 in Spanish and English and held by 1,485 libraries worldwide
Describes over 600 species which are arranged in evolutionary sequence and includes full-color paintings
After man : a zoology of the future by Dougal Dixon( Book )
34 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in 10 languages and held by 1,448 libraries worldwide
An imaginative construction--based on careful research in zoology, botany, and geology and illustrated with more than 150 drawings--depicts the flora and fauna of Earth fifty million years from now
The Jurassic dinosaurs by Jane Burton( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 1,210 libraries worldwide
Brief text and illustrations introduce the characteristics and natural environment of eleven dinosaurs of the Jurassic period including Diplodocus, Stegosaurus, and Cryptocleidus
The first dinosaurs by Jane Burton( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 1,169 libraries worldwide
Brief text and illustrations introduce the characteristics and natural environment of thirteen early dinosaurs such as Saltopus and Dimetrodon. Includes a glossary of terms and miscellaneous facts about dinosaurs
Hunting the dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals by Dougal Dixon( Book )
16 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 1,118 libraries worldwide
Explains how life evolved on earth and how scientists use fossils to learn about prehistoric animals
The practical geologist by Dougal Dixon( Book )
14 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,117 libraries worldwide
From exploring the basic principles of geology to starting a rock and mineral collection, The Practical Geologist is the perfect introduction to the world of earth science. Beginning with a history of the earth's formation and development, this book explores the substances that compose the planet, movements within the earth, the surface effects of weather and water, and underground landscapes. It shows you how to search for, identify, and extract samples of various rocks and minerals, and for each rock and mineral type there is a brief mineralogy and explanation of its locations. There are also sections on mapping, preparing, and curating specimens, and geological sites on the six continents. Packed with more than 200 full-color illustrations, this comprehensive guide is the essential practical companion for natural science enthusiasts everywhere. Via words and pictures, this book explores the Earth's formation and development, the substances that compose the planet, movements within the Earth, and much more. 200 four-color photos; line drawings throughout. Index
Dinosaur by Dougal Dixon( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 839 libraries worldwide
Online links take you on location with fossil hunters, scientists, and the people who bring dinosaurs to life
Dinosaur revealed by Dougal Dixon( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 834 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of dinosaurs and environment in which they lived. Includes four two-page spreads with acetate overlays
The new dinosaurs : an alternative evolution by Dougal Dixon( Book )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 807 libraries worldwide
Speculations on how dinosaurs would have evolved if they had not become extinct
Dougal Dixon's amazing dinosaurs : the fiercest, the tallest, the toughest, the smallest by Dougal Dixon( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 767 libraries worldwide
Descriptions of the strangest and the most famous dinosaurs, including new discoveries
If dinosaurs were alive today by Dougal Dixon( Book )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 742 libraries worldwide
What if dinosaurs weren't wiped out 65 million years ago? Could we share earth with the biggest creatures ever to have breathed? Take an extraordinary journey across oceans, skies and land to find out if dinosaurs could live in our world
Triceratops : and other forest dinosaurs by Dougal Dixon( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 675 libraries worldwide
Discusses the various dinosaurs that lived in the forests, how they survived millions of years ago, and what they have in common with today's animals
Amazing dinosaurs : [more feathers, more claws, big horns, wide jaws!] by Dougal Dixon( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 671 libraries worldwide
Illustrations, facts and the latest findings on eighty dinosaurs
Herbivores by Dougal Dixon( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 670 libraries worldwide
Describes the herbivores, from the tiniest to the largest animals to ever stalk our planet, how they evolved from meat eaters to plant eaters, and how science has changed its ideas about how these creatures got around on land
Geology by Dougal Dixon( Book )
13 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in 6 languages and held by 667 libraries worldwide
Examines the Earth's origins, the constant movements of its crust, and its rocks and minerals
Ankylosaurus : and other mountain dinosaurs by Dougal Dixon( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Describes various types of dinosaurs that lived in the mountains, how they survived millions of years ago, and what they have in common with today's mountain animals
Deltadromeus : and other shoreline dinosaurs by Dougal Dixon( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 640 libraries worldwide
Describes various types of dinosaurs that lived near seashores, lakes, and riverbanks, how they survived millions of years ago, and what they have in common with seashore animals today
Stegosaurus : and other plains dinosaurs by Dougal Dixon( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 608 libraries worldwide
Describes the various types of dinosaurs that lived on the plains, how they survived millions of years ago, and how they compare with today's grassland animals
 
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Alternative Names
Dixon, D.
Dixon, Douglas
Dougal Dixon britischer Paläontologe und Evolutionsforscher
Диксон, Дугал
Дугал Диксон
ディクソン, ドゥーガル
ドゥーガル・ディクソン
Languages
English (167)
Spanish (18)
French (15)
German (12)
Japanese (11)
Dutch (7)
Chinese (4)
Italian (4)
Danish (3)
Persian (2)
Finnish (2)
Russian (1)
Portuguese (1)
Esperanto (1)
Afrikaans (1)
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