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Professor Barry Cox, Professor R J G Savage, Professor Brian Gardiner, and Dougal Dixon

ISBN 10: 0333486994 / ISBN 13: 9780333486993
Published by Macmillan London Ltd, Little Essex Street, London -, 1988
Used Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Hardcover, 11½" x 9¼" (29.5cms x 24cms), with dust jacket Here are mighty dinosaurs, flying reptiles, armoured fish, woolly mammoths, and a host of other prehistoric animals. This unique catalogue represents the complete range of vertebrates (animals with backbones). All have been drawn according to strict scientific principles. From knowledge of the appearance and behaviour of their modern counterparts, the artists have been able to make informed judgements about physical features, postures and coloration. A unique guide to prehistoric life. VERY GOOD book in VERY GOOD unclipped dust jacket 312 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 42321

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Title: Macmillan Illustrated ENCYCLOPEDIA of ...

Publisher: Macmillan London Ltd, Little Essex Street, London -

Publication Date: 1988

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

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This is an encyclopedia, arranged in an evolutionary sequence, of over 600 species of dinosaurs and prehistoric animals. They are described using a simple format with full page colour plates, hand-painted for this book; details of size and distribution are also included.

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These are happy hunting days for lovers of dinosaur paraphernalia. As such, the Macmillan encyclopedia has something for everyone: colored reconstructions of the animals matched with a text whose style is accessible to most enthusiasts but whose content is extensive enough for more serious students. Both newly discovered and classic fossil animals are included, and there is background information to put each animal in time, place, and taxonomic perspective. The book's strongest feature is its inclusion of vertebrate animals other than dinosaurs. The variety of fossil fish and mammals should convince the skeptical that dinosaurs had no monopoly on bizarre structure. (See also R. McNeill Alexander's Dynamics of Dinosaurs and Other Extinct Giants , reviewed in this issue, p.00.)-- Margery C. Coombs, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst
Copyright 1989 Reed Business Information, Inc.

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