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THE DINOSAUR HUNTERS A True Story of Scientific Rivalry and the Discovery of the Prehistoric World

Cadbury, Deborah

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ISBN 10: 1857029593 / ISBN 13: 9781857029598
Published by Fourth Estate Ltd, London, 2000
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Title: THE DINOSAUR HUNTERS A True Story of ...

Publisher: Fourth Estate Ltd, London

Publication Date: 2000

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: First Edition.

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In "The Dinosaur Hunters" Deborah Cadbury recreates the remarkable story of the bitter rivalry between two men: Gideon Mantell uncovered giant bones in a Sussex quarry, became obsessed with the lost world of the reptiles and was driven to despair. Richard Owen, a brilliant anatomist, gave the extinct creatures their name and secured for himself unrivalled international acclaim.

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Deborah Cadbury is the award-winning TV science producer for the BBC, including Horizon for which she won an Emmy . She is also the highly-acclaimed author of The Feminisation of Nature.

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