Dinosaurs and Other Archosaurs

Dinosaurs and Other Archosaurs

by Peter Zallinger
     
 

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For more than 140 million years, dinosaurs and other archosaurs ruled the earth. Here, in this newly updated, lavishly illustrated reference, renowned artist and dinosaur enthusiast Peter Zallinger introduces readers of all ages to the natural history of these fascinating creatures. With easy-to-read text and diagrams and spectacular illustrations, Dinosaurs

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For more than 140 million years, dinosaurs and other archosaurs ruled the earth. Here, in this newly updated, lavishly illustrated reference, renowned artist and dinosaur enthusiast Peter Zallinger introduces readers of all ages to the natural history of these fascinating creatures. With easy-to-read text and diagrams and spectacular illustrations, Dinosaurs and Other Archosaurs clearly traces the evolution of these great giants against the backdrop of a dramatically changing world.

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Children's Literature - Joyce Rice
Students and teachers continue to be fascinated by the study of dinosaurs. This text is not designed to be a picture book but an in-depth presentation of dinosaurs and their characteristics. The prehistoric animals are presented within their period division, from Triassic to Cenozoic. A four page introduction gives classification information that will be of interest to more advanced readers as well as teachers. Zallinger's book will make an excellent reference source for the science classroom, however, teachers choosing a reference may prefer to have a hardcover binding that will extend its use, rather than a paper binding. Part of the "Random House Library of Knowledge" series. 1999 (orig.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780394944210
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Publication date:
05/12/1986
Series:
Random House Library of Knowledge Series
Edition description:
REISSUE
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
9.37(w) x 11.09(h) x 0.52(d)
Age Range:
8 - 13 Years

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