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  • Bernissart Dinosaurs and Early Cretaceous Terrestrial Ecosystemsby Pascal Godefroit

    Indiana University Press 2012; US$ 74.99

    In 1878, the first complete dinosaur skeleton was discovered in a coal mine in Bernissart, Belgium. Iguanodon, first described by Gideon Mantell on the basis of fragments discovered in England in 1824, was initially reconstructed as an iguana-like reptile or a heavily built, horned quadruped. However, the Bernissart skeleton changed all that. The... more...

  • Biology of the Sauropod Dinosaursby Nicole Klein; Kristian Remes; Carole T. Gee; P. Martin Sander

    Indiana University Press 2011; US$ 54.99

    Sauropods, those huge plant-eating dinosaurs, possessed bodies that seem to defy every natural law. What were these creatures like as living animals and how could they reach such uniquely gigantic sizes? A dedicated group of researchers in Germany in disciplines ranging from engineering and materials science to animal nutrition and paleontology went... more...

  • Biostratigraphyby Brian McGowran

    Cambridge University Press 2008; US$ 68.00

    Essential reading for advanced students and researchers working in basin analysis, sequence stratigraphy, palaeoceanography, palaeobiology and related fields. more...

  • Bringing Fossils to Lifeby Donald R. Prothero

    Columbia University Press 2013; US$ 94.99

    The leading textbook in its field, this work applies paleobiological principles to the fossil record while detailing the evolutionary history of major plant and animal phyla. It incorporates current research from biology, ecology, and population genetics. Written for biology and geology undergrads, the text bridges the gap between purely theoretical... more...

  • The Complete Dinosaurby Michael K. Brett-Surman; Thomas R. Holtz; James O. Farlow; Bob Walters

    Indiana University Press 2012; US$ 74.99

    Praise for the first edition: "A gift to serious dinosaur enthusiasts" ?Science "The amount of information in [these] pages is amazing. This book should be on the shelves of dinosaur freaks as well as those who need to know more about the paleobiology of extinct animals. It will be an invaluable library reference." ?American Reference Books Annual... more...

  • Dark Matter and the Dinosaursby Lisa Randall

    HarperCollins 2015; US$ 18.99

    In this brilliant exploration of our cosmic environment, the renowned particle physicist and New York Times bestselling author of Warped Passages and Knocking on Heaven?s Door uses her research into dark matter to illuminate the startling connections between the furthest reaches of space and life here on Earth. Sixty-six million years ago,... more...

  • Darwin's Lost Worldby Martin Brasier

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 16.99

    Darwin puzzled over why ancient Precambrian rocks seemed barren of life. Brasier describes the quest to shed light on Darwin's Lost World, the discovery of its strange creatures, and what drove the sudden flurry of evolution called the Cambrian Explosion, amid tales told with relish of expeditions to the remotest corners of the world. - ;Darwin... more...

  • Dinosaur Paleobiologyby Stephen L. Brusatte

    Wiley 2012; US$ 90.95

    The study of dinosaurs has been experiencing a remarkable renaissance over the past few decades. Scientific understanding of dinosaur anatomy, biology, and evolution has advanced to such a degree that paleontologists often know more about 100-million-year-old dinosaurs than many species of living organisms. This book provides a contemporary review... more...

  • Dinosaur Systematicsby Kenneth Carpenter; Philip J. Currie

    Cambridge University Press 1992; US$ 80.00

    Dinosaur Systematics presents a current overview of dinosaur systematics, increasing our understanding of dinosaurs as a biological species. more...

  • Dinosaursby David Norman

    Oxford University Press, UK 2005; US$ 7.99

    This is the first accessible book to explain the most recent findings in dinosaur reasearch. It tells the story behind the exciting scientific discoveries that have built up a picture of how dinosaurs looked, what they ate, and how they moved and interacted with each other. - ;The popularity of dinosaurs seems never ending, fuelled by films such as... more...