Discover the remains of reptilian giants who lived 140 million years ago. Once buried a mile deep in the earth's crust, these fossils are relics of the fascinating Age of Dinosaurs.
Each book in The Story Behind the Scenery series tells a compelling story through the eyes of an experienced interpreter whose writing reflects true enthusiasm for the park. Complete with running text and interpretive captions, accompanied by abundant full-color photographs, these books will be welcome in any home library.
Dinosaur National Monument, located in northwestern Colorado and eastern Utah, was first set aside in 1915 to preserve the fossil remains of dinosaurs and other ancient animals.
48pp., 57 color and 1 historic photos, 8 illustrations, map.
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Allen Hagood, as a career professional of the National Park Service, lived and worked for many years at Dinosaur National Monument.
Linda West now serves as a writer and illustrator for Dinosaur Nature Association, after several years as a ranger-naturalist at Dinosaur National Monument.
Jeff Gnass's spectacular land and aerial photography is featured in many of the scenic views for this book. He shares his appreciation of our national wonders through his camera work.
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Book Description KC Publications, Inc., 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Revised. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0887140416
Book Description KC Publications, Inc., 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110887140416
Book Description KC Publications, Inc. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0887140416 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1429507