Ultimate dinosaur

Douglas Palmer

Book - 2013

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Published
New York, NY : DK Publishing 2013.
Edition
First American edition
Language
English
Item Description
Includes index.
Physical Description
123 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
ISBN
9781465405876
1465405879
Main Author
Douglas Palmer (-)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

A visual exploration of giant creatures from the prehistoric world includes coverage of the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous eras and features elaborate illustrations and lively text that discusses dinosaur behaviors and what can be learned at archaeological sites.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Describes the biology and behavior of dinosaurs and shows how scientists use fossils and other physical evidence to reconstruct the dinosaurs and their environment.

Review by Publisher Summary 3

A visual exploration of the monsters who once ruled the Earth, Ultimate Dinosaurs explores the prehistoric world through photographic galleries complemented by lively, informative text, making it a delightful reference tool for children and adults alike. Travel along a conveyor belt to see a prehistoric timeline, piece together the parts of a missing dinosaur at an archaeological dig, or discover the secrets of the Stegosaurus by looking at a close-up of its skeleton. In Ultimate Dinosaurs readers will learn more about the beasts of the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous Eras — including what dinosaurs ate, how they defended themselves, and what might have made them extinct.

Review by Publisher Summary 4

A visual exploration of the monsters who once ruled the Earth, Ultimate Dinosaurs explores the prehistoric world through photographic galleries complemented by lively, informative text, making it a delightful reference tool for children and adults alike. Travel along a conveyor belt to see a prehistoric timeline, piece together the parts of a missing dinosaur at an archaeological dig, or discover the secrets of the Stegosaurus by looking at a close-up of its skeleton. In Ultimate Dinosaurs readers will learn more about the beasts of the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous Eras — including what dinosaurs ate, how they defended themselves, and what might have made them extinct.

Review by Publisher Summary 5

A visual exploration of the monsters who once ruled the Earth, Ultimate Dinosaurs explores the prehistoric world through photographic galleries complemented by lively, informative text, making it a delightful reference tool for children and adults alike.Travel along a conveyor belt to see a prehistoric timeline, piece together the parts of a missing dinosaur at an archaeological dig, or discover the secrets of the Stegosaurus by looking at a close-up of its skeleton. InUltimate Dinosaurs readers will learn more about the beasts of the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous Eras — including what dinosaurs ate, how they defended themselves, and what might have made them extinct.