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Title Extraordinary dinosaurs and other prehistoric life : visual encyclopedia / contributors, Andrea Mills, Chris Barker, Elizabeth Davey, Upamanyu Das.

Publication Info. New York, NY : DK Publishing, 2022.
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Location Call No. Status
 Cheshire Public Library - Children's New  NEW J 567.90 DK    DUE 02-17-23
Edition First American edition.
Description 208 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Note At head of title: DK.
Audience Ages 7-11.
Summary "This book features fascinating information on all the major types of dinosaur as well as ancient fish, other prehistoric reptiles in the air or water, and early mammals. Dinosaur reconstructions and the latest fossil finds bring back to life the bone-crunching teeth of the Tyrannosaurus rex, the astonishingly large body of the Argentinosaurus, and the plane-sized wings of the soaring Hatzegopteryx. Each page reveals new facts from the latest paleontological research, including each animal's size, group, habitat, time period, diet, and fossil discovery"-- Adapted from Amazon.com
Text and computer-generated illustrations present information about all the major types of dinosaurs as well as ancient fish, other prehistoric reptiles in the air or water, and early mammals. Includes fact-file sidebars and information about the latest fossil finds and breakthrough theories.
Note Includes index.
Contents Prehistoric planet -- The age of the dinosaurs -- The rise of the mammals -- Reference -- Glossary.
Subject Dinosaurs -- Encyclopedias, Juvenile.
Dinosaurs -- Juvenile literature.
Dinosaurs -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature.
Animals, Fossil -- Juvenile literature.
Animals, Fossil -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature.
Mammals, Fossil -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature.
Dinosaurs -- Encyclopedias.
Prehistoric animals.
Mammals, Fossil.
Paleontology.
Encyclopedias and dictionaries.
Genre/Form Encyclopedias.
Illustrated works.
Added Author Mills, Andrea, contributor.
Barker, Chris (Chris Tijani), contributor.
Davey, Elizabeth, contributor.
Das, Upamanyu, contributor.
DK Publishing, Inc., publisher.
Added Title Dinosaurs and other prehistoric life : visual encyclopedia
DK extraordinary dinosaurs and other prehistoric life
ISBN 9780744056266 (hardcover)
0744056268 (hardcover)
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