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The Resource The complete dinosaur, edited by James O. Farlow and M.K. Brett-Surman ; art editor, Robert F. Walters

The complete dinosaur, edited by James O. Farlow and M.K. Brett-Surman ; art editor, Robert F. Walters

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The complete dinosaur
Title
The complete dinosaur
Statement of responsibility
edited by James O. Farlow and M.K. Brett-Surman ; art editor, Robert F. Walters
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE862.D5
LC item number
C697 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
The complete dinosaur, edited by James O. Farlow and M.K. Brett-Surman ; art editor, Robert F. Walters
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • pt. 1. The discovery of dinosaurs. The earliest discoveries / William A.S. Sarjeant -- European dinosaur hunters / Hans-Dieter Sues -- North American dinosaur hunters / Edwin H. Colbert -- Asian dinosaur hunters / John R. Lavas -- Dinosaur hunters of the southern continents / Thomas R. Holtz, Jr. -- pt. 2. The study of dinosaurs. Hunting for dinosaur bones / David D. Gillette -- The osteology of the dinosaurs ; The taxonomy and systematics of the dinosaurs / Thomas R. Holtz, Jr. and M.K. Brett-Surman -- Dinosaurs and geologic time / James O. Farlow -- Technology and the study of dinosaurs / Ralph E. Chapman -- Molecular paleontology : rationale and techniques for the study of ancient biomolecules / Mary Higby Schweitzer -- Dinosaurs as museum exhibits / Kenneth Carpenter -- Restoring dinosaurs as living animals / Douglas Henderson --
  • pt. 3. The groups of dinosaurs. Politics and paleontology : Richard Owen and the invention of dinosaurs / Hugh Torrens -- Evolution of the Archosaurs / J. Michael Parrish -- Origin and early evolution of dinosaurs / Michael J. Benton -- Theropods / Philip J. Currie -- Segnosaurs (Therizinosaurs) / Teresa Maryańska -- Prosauropods / Jacques VanHeerden -- Sauropods / John S. McIntosh, M.K. Brett-Surman, and James O. Farlow -- Stegosaurs / Peter M. Galton -- Ankylosaurs / Kenneth Carpenter -- Marginocephalians / Catherine A. Forster and Paul C. Sereno -- Ornithopods / M.K. Brett-Surman --
  • pt. 4. Biology of the dinosaurs. Land plants as food and habitat in the age of dinosaurs / Bruce H. Tiffney -- What did dinosaurs eat? : coprolites and other direct evidence of dinosaur diets / Karen Chin -- Dinosaur combat and courtship / Scott Sampson -- Dinosaur eggs / Karl F. Hirsch and Darla K. Zelenitsky -- How dinosaurs grew / R.E.H. Reid -- Engineering a dinosaur / R. McNeill Alexander -- Dinosaurian paleopathology / Bruce M. Rothschild -- Dinosaurian physiology : the case for "intermediate" dinosaurs / R.E.H. Reid -- Oxygen isotopes in dinosaur bone / Reese E. Barrick, Michael K. Stoskopf, and William J. Showers -- A blueprint for giants : modeling the physiology of large dinosaurs / Frank V. Paladino, James R. Spotila, and Peter Dodson -- New insights into the metabolic physiology of dinosaurs / John Ruben ... [et al.] -- The scientific study of dinosaur footprints / James O. Farlow and Ralph E. Chapman -- The paleoecological and paleoenvironmental utility of dinosaur tracks / Martin G. Lockley --
  • pt. 5. Dinosaur evolution in the changing world of the Mesozoic Era. Biogeography for dinosaurs / Ralph E. Molnar -- Major groups of non-dinosaurian vertebrates of the Mesozoic Era / Michael Morales -- Continental tetrapods of the early Mesozoic / Hans-Dieter Sues -- Dinosaurian faunas of the later Mesozoic / Dale A. Russell and José F. Bonaparte -- The extinction of the dinosaurs : a dialogue between a catastrophist and a gradualist / Dale A. Russell and Peter Dodson -- pt. 6. Dinosaurs and the media. Dinosaurs and the media / Donald F. Glut and M.K. Brett-Surman --Appendix : A chronological history of dinosaur paleontology / M.K. Brett-Surman
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Dimensions
26 cm.
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Extent
xi, 752 p.
Isbn
9780253333490
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97023698
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps

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