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The illustrated encyclopedia of dinosaurs and prehistoric animals

Author: Douglas Palmer; C Barry Cox
Publisher: London : Marshall Pub., 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This guide covers over 600 species from predatory dinosaurs to primitive amphibians, from giant armoured fish to mammoths and sabertooths. Accompanying each illustration are biographies of the creatures, detailing how these animals moved, behaved, and what they ate. Where possible, significant comparisons are made with familiar living animals to highlight the process. The book also contains spreads on how fossils  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Palmer; C Barry Cox
ISBN: 1840281529 9781840281521
OCLC Number: 44131898
Description: 312 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Contents: Fishes --
Amphibians --
Reptiles --
Ruling reptiles --
Birds --
Mammal-like reptiles --
Mammals.
Other Titles: Marshall illustrated encyclopedia of dinosaurs & prehistoric animals
Comprehensive colour guide to over 500 species
Responsibility: consultant editor, Douglas Palmer ; [consultants] Barry Cox [and others].

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This guide covers over 600 species from predatory dinosaurs to primitive amphibians, from giant armoured fish to mammoths and sabertooths. Accompanying each illustration are biographies of the  Read more...

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