THE WORLD OF DINOSAURS : The Definitive Illustrated Collection / DR MARK A. NORELLPublisher: London : Andre Deutsch, 2019Copyright date: ©2019Description: 239 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 30 cmContent type:
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"American Museum of Natural History" -- Cover.
What are dinosaurs?
A history of dinosaur discovery
Geological timescale Discovering dinosaurs
Dinosaur classification Saurischia
Ornithopoda Birds and dinosaurs
Paleontologist Dr Mark Norell takes a detailed look at everything we know about these wondrous creatures, drawing on the very latest research in the field. Norell examines every facet of the dinosaur mystery, from the scattering of dinosaur fossils after the breakup of Pangea to the different categorizations of these monstrous reptiles. Even subjects you may think you know about - such as the species' extinction - are looked at in a new light. Illustrated with exceptional scientific recreations of key species, as well as documentary photographs, sketches and notes from dino discoveries.