Patagonian Mesozoic Reptiles

Patagonian Mesozoic Reptiles

by Zulma Gasparini, Rodolfo A. Coria
     
 


The first survey in English of the spectacular dinosaur and other reptile fauna from the Patagonian MesozoicSee more details below

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The first survey in English of the spectacular dinosaur and other reptile fauna from the Patagonian Mesozoic

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Choice

"This peer-reviewed compilation of papers is intended to represent the current body of knowledge of reptilian paleontology from the southernmost portion of South America.... The writing is consistently well edited, and there is little variability in quality between the chapters.... Recommended." —Choice

Quarterly Review of Biology
"... this edited volume provides an excellent overview of the current state of the art as it concerns Mesozoic Patagonian reptiles, and will remain an invaluable resource for anyone interested in Mesozoic reptiles, or vertebrate paleontology in general, for years to come." —Oliver Rieppel, Geology, Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, Illinois, QUARTERLY REVIEW OF BIOLOGY, Vol. 84, March 2009

— Oliver Rieppel, Geology, Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, Illinois

QUARTERLY REVIEW OF BIOLOGY - Oliver Rieppel

"... this edited volume provides an excellent overview of the current state of the art as it concerns Mesozoic Patagonian reptiles, and will remain an invaluable resource for anyone interested in Mesozoic reptiles, or vertebrate paleontology in general, for years to come." —Oliver Rieppel, Geology, Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, Illinois, QUARTERLY REVIEW OF BIOLOGY, Vol. 84, March 2009

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"... an essential, up—t" —date collection for any dinosaur buff." —New Scientist

Indiana University Press

"This peer-reviewed compilation of papers is intended to represent the current body of knowledge of reptilian paleontology from the southernmost portion of South America.... The writing is consistently well edited, and there is little variability in quality between the chapters.... Recommended." —Choice

"... this edited volume provides an excellent overview of the current state of the art as it concerns Mesozoic Patagonian reptiles, and will remain an invaluable resource for anyone interested in Mesozoic reptiles, or vertebrate paleontology in general, for years to come." —Oliver Rieppel, Geology, Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, Illinois, QUARTERLY REVIEW OF BIOLOGY, Vol. 84, March 2009

and by all indications

"Field work in the past two decades has made Patagonia one of the world's hotspots for dinosaurian diversity. No onenot even von Huene, could have dreamed of the kinds of things that would be found down there" —and by all indications, will continue to be found." Kevin Padian, University of California, Berkeley

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253348579
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2007
Series:
Life of the Past Series
Pages:
392
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.13(d)

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