Dinosaur Scientist: Careers Digging up the Past

Dinosaur Scientist: Careers Digging up the Past

by Thom Holmes

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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Travel to the badlands of Argentina, the rocky shores of Australia, and the island of Madagascar in search of fossils. Follow six real paleontologists as they make big discoveries that have shaped out knowledge of times long past. Find out what it takes to be a paleontologist, and how you can become one, too!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780766030534
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/01/2009
Series: Wild Science Careers Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

Chapter 1 Dinosaurs of the Mongolian Desert 8

Chapter 2 Dinosaurs at the Bottom of the World 29

Chapter 3 Giant Dinosaurs From Argentina 45

Chapter 4 Lost Dinosaurs of Africa 63

Chapter 5 Mysterious Dinosaurs of Madagascar 81

Chapter 6 Fish With Legs: Early and Animals From the Canadian Arctic 96

Chapter 7 Plan Ahead! How to Prepare for a Career in Paleontology 111

Chapter Notes 118

Glossary 123

Further Reading and Internet Addresses 125

Index 126

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