The Resource The evolution and extinction of the dinosaurs, David E. Fastovsky, David B. Weishampel

The evolution and extinction of the dinosaurs, David E. Fastovsky, David B. Weishampel

Label
The evolution and extinction of the dinosaurs
Title
The evolution and extinction of the dinosaurs
Statement of responsibility
David E. Fastovsky, David B. Weishampel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
567.9/7
Index
no index present
LC call number
QE862.D5
LC item number
F38 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The evolution and extinction of the dinosaurs, David E. Fastovsky, David B. Weishampel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. Back to the past : the Mesozoic era -- Ch. 3. Discovering order in the natural world -- Ch. 4. Interrelationships of vertebrates -- Ch. 5. The origin of the dinosauria -- Ch. 6. Stegosauria : hot plates -- Ch. 7. Ankylosauria : mass and gas -- Ch. 8. Pachycephalosauria : ramrods of the Cretaceous -- Ch. 9. Ceratopsia : horns and all the frills -- Ch. 10. Ornithopoda : the tuskers, antelopes, and "mighty ducks" of the Mesozoic -- Ch. 11. Sauropodomorpha : the big, the bizarre, and the majestic -- Ch. 12. Theropoda I : nature red in tooth and claw -- Ch. 13. Theropoda II : the origin of birds -- Ch. 14. Theropoda III : the early evolution of birds -- Ch. 15. Dinosaur thermoregulation : some like it hot -- Ch. 16. Patterns in dinosaur evolution -- Ch. 17. Reconstructing extinctions : the art of science -- Ch. 18. The Cretaceous - tertiary extinction : the frill is gone
Control code
000025459165
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
p. cm
Isbn
9780521010467
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004049261
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.b21248655
System control number
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