Kingfisher knowledge: dinosaurs

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The Kingfisher Knowledge series provides an in-depth look at the details of our world. Photographs and digital artwork introduce complex concepts and highlight supporting information. Each chapter offers Web sites, books, and places that students can explore to continue their research.

Journey around the world, delving through layers of fossil evidence to uncover the secrets of prehistoric life. Readers will step into the prehistoric landscape and come face-to-face with some of the most awesome dinosaur specimens yet discovered. Uncover a hadrosaur skeleton, find out howdramatic lifelike images of dinosaurs are created from ancient fossils, and meet the paleontologists who have transformed our knowledge of these prehistoric reptiles.

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display_description Follow paleontologists' fascinating research around the globe to uncover dinosaur specimens and learn about their lives. Experience a vicious battle between a fierce Velociraptor and a Protoceratops; watch eggs hatch in a Titanosaur's nest; and come face-to-face with the dinosaur giants Tyrannosaurus, Giganotosaurus, and Argentinosaurus.
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physical 63 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
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table_of_contents World of dinosaurs: Dinosaur families / Changing continents / Why dinosaurs died out / Summary -- Eurasia: The first dinosaur hunters / The fossil record / Fighting dinosaurs / Feathered dinosaurs / Flying reptiles / Summary -- The Americas: Hunting in packs / Amored dinosaurs / Famous giants / Hell Creek today / Hell creek long ago / Hadrosaurs / Titanosaur nursery / Warm-or cold-blooded? / Summary -- Africa & Australia: Dinosaur teeth / Fast-moving plant eaters / Madagascan giant / Dinosaur tracks / Polar dinosaurs / Summary.
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