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The fossil hunter : dinosaurs, evolution, and the woman whose discoveries changed the world

Author: Shelley Emling
Publisher: New York (N.Y.) : Palgrave Macmillan, cop. 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1811, Mary Anning discovered the first ever dinosaur skeleton and became a fossil hunter, attracting the attention of the scientific world. Until then, it was believed that animals did not become  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Mary Anning; Mary Anning; Mary Anning
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shelley Emling
ISBN: 0230611567 9780230611566
OCLC Number: 690529781
Notes: Sommaire disponible à l'adresse.
Description: 1 vol. (xiii-234 p.-[8] p. de pl.) : ill., jaq. ill. en coul. ; 25 cm
Contents: Prologue Snakestones, Thunderbolts, and Verteberries A Fantastic Beast An Unimaginable World A Great Kindness A Long-Necked Beauty The Hidden Mysteries of Coprolites Finally, The Big City Of London An Amazing New Fish Spilling Secrets Esteemed Visitors The Earth Moves The Making Of A Legend Epilogue Timeline
Responsibility: Shelley Emling.
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