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Dinosaur plots & other intrigues in natural history

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Published by W. Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paleontology

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDinosaur plots and other intrigues in natural history.
    StatementLeonard Krishtalka.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE711.2 .K74 1989
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Pagination316 p. :
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2037331M
    LC Control Number88013622

    Dinosaur science was but which in the end gave way to the triumph of brain," wrote Edwin H. Colbert of the American Museum of Natural History in his publication, The Dinosaur Book.


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