The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures: The Ultimate Illustrated Reference Guide to 1000 Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Creatures, with 2000 Specially Commissioned Artworks, Maps and Photographs by Dougal Dixon (Paperback, 2014)
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- DescriptionThis title profiles all kwn disaurs and prehistoric creatures, from the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous eras and beyond, including fish, mammals, reptiles, pterosaurs, plesiosaurs, ichthyosaurs, amphibians, crocodiles, turtles and birds. It includes more than 2000 illustrations, maps and anatomical diagrams, with every entry detailing appearance, activities, habitat and life cycle. This is a ground-breaking and expert study by a leading paleantologist and geologist. This seminal book covers every important disaur find. A comprehensive introduction explains the evolution of the disaurs, their adaptation, specialization, habitats and locations. The main section is an encyclopedia of 1000 disaurs and prehistoric creatures. Entries give size and shape, muscle and bone structure, plus explanations of how the animal moved, hunted and defended itself. Each main entry has a highly detailed and technically accurate illustration, and a map showing the sites where fossils have been found. With its unique combination of the latest expert research and visual reconstruction, this is an essential reference for school and home study.
- Author BiographyDougal Dixon is a trustee of the Dinosaur Society, and a writer and geologist specializing in earth sciences.
- Author(s)Dougal Dixon
- PublisherHermes House
- Date of Publication01/01/2014
- SubjectNatural History: General
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintHermes House
- Content Noteover 2000 illustrations
- Weight1256 g
- Width168 mm
- Height220 mm
- Spine29 mm
- Format DetailsWith flaps
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- dero1recycling10 Oct, 2016by
What a shock i got to find some Aussie animals in this book its the last Encyclopedia i will have to buy as it has everything i need in it Thanks Guys Great Book Dero From Downunder
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