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Bizarre Dinosaurs: Some Very Strange Creatures and Why We Think They Got That Way

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With state-of-the-art, digitally modeled images, fantastic photos of fossils, and up-to-date scientific interpretations, Bizarre Dinosaurs introduces dino-lovers to a group of very strange creatures indeed.

The cast of characters includes Masiakasaurus, a fierce some beast whose mouth bristled with serrated, slightly hooked, forward-poking teeth; Deinocheirus with his unga
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Hardcover, 32 pages
Published October 14th 2008 by National Geographic Children's Books
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Connie
Mar 06, 2010 Connie rated it really liked it
This book features 11 unusual and not well-known dinosaurs that each have a distinctive feature - super scary teeth, horns that jut out sideways from the shoulders, an incredibly long finger, a wide mouth - and some hypothesizing on what that feature might have been good for. Each dinosaur has its own spread with an artists representation of what it might have looked like along with a picture of some representative fossils or bones. There's also an inset information featuring when the dinosaur w ...more
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Nov 27, 2010 Nicole rated it really liked it
This book goes beyond your traditional stegosaurs or t-rexes. Shows bone and fossils prints and then the artists' conception of what the dinosaurs must of looked like based on that ancient evidence.
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