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Title Dinosaurs past and present / edited by Sylvia J. Czerkas and Everett C. Olson ; introduction by John M. Harris.

Publication Info. [Los Angeles, Calif.] : Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County in association with University of Washington Press, Seattle and London, [1987]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  567.91 D586D  V.2    Check Shelf
Description 2 volumes : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Note Catalog of a traveling exhibition opened Feb. 15, 1986 and papers from a symposium convened by the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and indexes.
Contents v. 1. The return of the dancing dinosaurs / Robert T. Bakker -- Small problems : biological implications of tiny dinosaurs / George Callison -- Dinosaur trackways and their importance in paleontological reconstruction / Martin G. Lockley -- The scientific approach to the art of bringing dinosaurs to life / Mark Hallett -- Models, paintings, and the dinosaurs of North America / Dale A. Russell -- The age of transition : Coelophysis and the late Triassic Chinle fauna / David D. Gillette.
v. 2. The science and art of restoring the life appearance of dinosaurs and their relatives : a rigorous how-to guide / Gregory S. Paul -- Ecologic and behavioral implications derived from a dinosaur nesting site / John R. Horner -- The case of the bat-winged pterosaur : typological taxonomy and the influence of pictorial representation on scientific perception / Kevin Padian -- A reevaluation of the plate arrangement on Stegosaurus stenops / Stephen A. Czerkas -- New approaches to studying dinosaurs in Dinosaur Provincial Park / Philip J. Currie -- The last of the North American dinosaurs / J. Keith Rigby Jr. -- Appendix: Families of dinosaurs.
Subject Dinosaurs -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Czerkas, Sylvia Massey.
Olson, Everett C. (Everett Claire), 1910-1993.
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.
ISBN 029596541X
0938644246 (pbk.)
0938644246 paperback v. 1
9780938644248 paperback v. 1
0938644238 paperback v. 2
9780938644231 paperback v. 2
029596541X University of Washington Press v. 1
9780295965413 University of Washington Press v. 1
0295965703 University of Washington Press v. 2
9780295965703 University of Washington Press v. 2
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