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The Princeton field guide to dinosaurs, Gregory S. Paul

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The Princeton field guide to dinosaurs
Title
The Princeton field guide to dinosaurs
Statement of responsibility
Gregory S. Paul
Title variation
Field guide to dinosaurs
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Language
eng
Summary
The best-selling Princeton Field Guide to Dinosaurs remains the must-have book for anyone who loves dinosaurs, from amateur enthusiasts to professional paleontologists. Pauls extensively revised introduction delves into dinosaur history and biology, the extinction of nonavian dinosaurs, the origin of birds, and the history of dinosaur paleontology, as well as giving a taste of what it might be like to travel back in time to the era when dinosaurs roamed the earth
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Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Princeton field guides
The Princeton field guide to dinosaurs, Gregory S. Paul
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The Princeton field guide to dinosaurs, Gregory S. Paul
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http://libproxy.rpi.edu/login?url=http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/princetonfd?institutionId=575
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: Preface; History of discovery and research; What is a dinosaur? Dating dinosaurs; The evolution of dinosaurs and their world; Extinction; After the age of dinosaurs -- Biology: General anatomy; Skin, feathers, and color; Respiration and circulation; Digestive tracts; Senses; Vocalization; Disease and pathologies -- Behavior: Brains, nerves, and intelligence; Social activities; Reproduction -- Growth -- Energetics -- Gigantism -- Mesozoic oxygen -- The evolution - and loss - of avian flight -- Dinosaur safari -- If dinosaurs had survived -- Dinosaur conservation -- Where dinosaurs are found: Using the group and species descriptions -- Group and species accounts: Dinosaurs: Theropods; Baso-Theropods; Avepods; Baso-Avepods; Averostrans; Tetanurans; Avetheropods; Maniraptors; Paravians -- Sauropodomorphs: Prosauropods; Sauropods -- Ornithischians: Baso-Ornithischians; Genasaurs -- Additional reading
http://library.link/vocab/cover_art
https://contentcafe2.btol.com/ContentCafe/Jacket.aspx?Return=1&Type=S&Value=9781786841902&userID=ebsco-test&password=ebsco-test
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digital files.
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unknown
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
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Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
1 online resource (52 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781786841902
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
614 images
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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