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Synopsis: Traces the history of the American Museum of Natural History describes the individuals who helped shape the museum, and discusses its collection of dinosaur bones, insects, birds, meteorites, and minerals.
About the Author: Douglas J. Preston is the co-author with Lincoln Child of the celebrated Pendergast series of novels, including such best-selling titles as Fever Dream, The Book of the Dead, The Wheel of Darkness, and Relic, which became a number one box office hit movie. His solo novels include the New York Times bestsellers Impact, Blasphemy, The Codex, and Tyrannosaur Canyon. His most recent nonfiction book, The Monster of Florence, is being made into a film starring George Clooney. Preston is an expert long-distance horseman, a member of the elite Long Riders Guild, and a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society. He has travelled to remote parts of the world as an archaeological correspondent for The New Yorker. He also worked as an editor and writer at the American Museum of Natural History in New York and taught nonfiction writing at Princeton University. Preston is the Co-president of International Thriller Writers, and serves on the Governing Council of the Authors Guild.
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Book Description St Martins Pr, 1986. Book Condition: Good. 1st ed. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP86571085
Book Description St Martins Pr 1986-11-01, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. 1st. 0312210981 **Ex-library will have typical markings** Your purchase benefits those with developmental disabilities to live a better quality of life. Bookseller Inventory # 4488-112516-ML-024
Book Description St Martins Pr, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Former library book with expected markings as such. Dust jacket protected in Mylar cover. No user markngs. Bookseller Inventory # 008788
Book Description St Martins Pr, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0312210981
Book Description St. Martin's Press, New York, 1986. Book Condition: Very Good. xii, 244, 36 b/w photos. 8vo. HB. Vg in d/w (spine slightly faded). From the library of Pamela Gilbert, former Entomology librarian (NHM, London) with her signature to half-title. The author, a member of the AMNH (New York) staff for many years, recounts with wit and and a master's eye for detail the museum's founding, difficult early years, and its golden age of expeditions - telling the stories of the men and women who risked their reputations and lives for science in places as diverse as the North Pole and the Belgian Congo. . Bookseller Inventory # 29545
Book Description St Martins Pr, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SKU8763445
Book Description St Martins Pr, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # P020312210981
Book Description St Martins Pr, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0312210981
Book Description St Martins Pr, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: Like New. Almost new condition. Bookseller Inventory # P010312210981
Book Description St Martins Pr, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110312210981