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The Lost World of Fossil Lake: Snapshots from Deep Time
The Lost World of Fossil Lake: Snapshots from Deep Time
by Lance Grande
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The landscape of southwestern Wyoming around the ghost town of Fossil is beautiful but harsh; a dry, high mountain desert with cool nights and long, cold winters inhabited by a sparse mountain desert community. But during the early Eocene, more than... (read more)

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Once Upon a Mastodon: All about Prehistoric Mammals (Cat in the Hat's Learning Library)
Once Upon a Mastodon: All about Prehistoric Mammals (Cat in the Hat's Learning Library)
by Bonnie Worth
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BONNIE WORTH is the author of countless books for young readers, among them the Cat in the Hat Learning Library books If I Ran the Rain Forest, HarK! A Shark!, Oh Say Can You Seed? (winner of the 2003 Ohio Farm Bureau Award), Wish for a Fish, Oh Say Can... (read more)

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Meateating Dinosaurs (Discover the Dinosaurs)
Meateating Dinosaurs (Discover the Dinosaurs)
by Joseph Staunton
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MeatingEating Dinosaurs, profiles meateating dinosaurs such as Tyrannosaurus Rex, Utahraptor, Giganotosaurus, Velociraptor, and more during the Devonian, Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods. Additional features include: a table of contents... (read more)

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Dinosaurs (Hello Reader! Science: Level 2)
Dinosaurs (Hello Reader! Science: Level 2)
by Grace Maccarone
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Hello, Parent!<P>Hello Reader! books have been designed -- <BR>-- for parents to read to children<BR>-- for children to read to parents<BR>-- for children to read themselves<P>-- to make your child a better reader.<P>... (read more)

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Tertiary Record of Rodents in North America
Tertiary Record of Rodents in North America
by William W. Korth
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This monograph is the first compilation of all known data on fossil rodents in North America. The author includes illustrations of all fossil families of rodents, the phylogenies for all familes, a discussion of the problematical taxa of rodents which... (read more)

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Dinosaurs, Spitfires, and Sea Dragons
Dinosaurs, Spitfires, and Sea Dragons
by Christopher Mcgowan
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Christopher McGowan sets out to solve some of the enduring mysteries about dinosaurs and other prehistoric reptiles. He makes fascinating comparisons between living and extinct animals while presenting topics that range from gigantism to intellect. In... (read more)

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Plenum Series on Human Exceptionality #18: Eocene Biodiversity
Plenum Series on Human Exceptionality #18: Eocene Biodiversity
by Gregg F. Gunnell
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Initially, this work was designed to document and study the diversification of modern mammalian groups and was quite successful and satisfying. However, as field and laboratory work continued, there began to develop a suspicion that not all of the Eocene... (read more)

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Discovering fossil fishes
Discovering fossil fishes
by John Maisy
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Traces the evolution of fishes over the course of 500 million years, describing the discovery of fossil remains and explaining what ancient fishes tell us about humans' place in the history of life. Offers current scientific information as well as... (read more)

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Fossil Invertebrates
Fossil Invertebrates
by Paul D Taylor
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This book is a magnificent resource for anyone with an interest in fossils and the success of the invertebrates.... (read more)

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Sharks Past and Present (Prehistoric Animals and Their Modern-Day Relatives)
Sharks Past and Present (Prehistoric Animals and Their Modern-Day Relatives)
by Marianne Johnston
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This informative series helps students make connections between animals of today and their ancient relatives. The books include photographs of actual fossils, as well as pictures of what scientists think early animals looked like when they were alive... (read more)

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Fossils
Fossils
by Cyril Walker
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The Dorling Kindersley Handbooks are the most visually appealing guides on the natural world in the book marketplace. Featuring more than 500 full-color illustrations and photographs, along with detailed annotations, Dorling Kindersley Handbooks make... (read more)

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Recent Vertebrate Carcasses and Their Paleobiological Implications
Recent Vertebrate Carcasses and Their Paleobiological Implications
by Johannes Weigelt
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The first English translation of Johannes Weigelt's 1927 classic makes available the seminal work in taphonomy, the study of how organisms die, decay, become entombed in sediments, and fossilize over time. Weigelt emphasized the importance of empirical... (read more)

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Quest for the African dinosaurs :ancient roots of the modern world
Quest for the African dinosaurs :ancient roots of the modern world
by Louis L Jacobs
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While working for Richard Leakey to uncover early mammal remains, Louis Jacobs instead dug up a major dinosaur fossil site. This autobiographical account of his paleontological discoveries entertains as it educates. Written for the curious layman, he... (read more)

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Dragon Bones: The Story of Peking Man
Dragon Bones: The Story of Peking Man
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Men killed for them, stole for them, and died for them. "Dragon bones," coveted throughout China for their medicinal powers, are in reality animal fossils, ground down and sold through back-street Chinese apothecaries. Yet at one time these "dragon bones"... (read more)

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Sleuthing Fossils: The Art of Investigating Past Life
Sleuthing Fossils: The Art of Investigating Past Life
by Alan M Cvancara
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An introduction to the fascinating world of investigating fossils, an activity enjoyed worldwide by thousands of paleontologists. Brings to life the colorful history of the development of life on Earth and shows you where to find fossils and how to... (read more)

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Recent Vertebrate Carcasses and Their Paleobiological Implications
Recent Vertebrate Carcasses and Their Paleobiological Implications
by Johannes Weigelt
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The first English translation of Johannes Weigelt's 1927 classic makes available the seminal work in taphonomy, the study of how organisms die, decay, become entombed in sediments, and fossilize over time. Weigelt emphasized the importance of empirical... (read more)

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Fossils Pocket Companion
Fossils Pocket Companion
by Judith Milidge
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A new series of books for animal and nature lovers. These attractive and concise reference works are illustrated in full color throughout with photos and diagrams. Each title contains a lively and authoritative introduction to the subject, followed by a... (read more)

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The Cave Bear Story: Life and Death of a Vanished Animal
The Cave Bear Story: Life and Death of a Vanished Animal
by Bjorn Kurten
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [151]-155) and index.... (read more)

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In the Shadow of the Dinosaurs: Early Mesozoic Tetrapods
In the Shadow of the Dinosaurs: Early Mesozoic Tetrapods
by Nicholas C. Fraser
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This book is the first on the small vertebrates of the early Mesozoic and features contributions by internationally renowned experts.... (read more)

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Illustrated Encyclopedia of Fossils
Illustrated Encyclopedia of Fossils
by Giovanni Pinna
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A translation of Enciclopedia illustrata dei fossili (Instituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 1985). The major aim of this concise but complete illustrated encyclopedia is to teach the reader how to "read" the marks indelibly left in stone by... (read more)

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