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Dinosaurs: The Textbook

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Takes students on a journey through various aspects of dinosaur biology, geology, and the history of their discovery. This book presents facts together with ideas, notions, and controversies. It presents dinosaurs as successful, living creatures that were merely different in appearance from other animals.
Paperback, 304 pages
Published October 6th 2005 by McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math (first published July 23rd 1999)
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Michael Venzke
this book gets credit for almost being a magazine-sytle textbook, something I've thought should be widespread.

unfortunately, it suffers from the really long annoying names for dinosaurs. It would be much easier to follow if they just assigned nicknames to all of them and left a key in the back.
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Kinda nerdy selection. Great information about anatomy and possible lifestyles of dinosaurs.
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Shelves: biology
Lots and lots of stuff about dinosaurs.
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