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Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Life (Smithsonian Handbooks)

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The newest addition to the DK Handbooks series, Smithsonian Handbook to Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Animals features detailed profiles of 200 dinosaur species, full-color illustrations and photographs showing actual excavation sites.
Paperback, 224 pages
Published June 13th 2003 by DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) (first published January 1st 2003)
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My 2 year old loves Dinosaur Train and sings this song with dinosaurs A-Z. When I was a kid, we only learned about maybe 20 dinosaurs, so I got this book to figure out what my daughter knows that I don't. This books has several errors and a couple instances where the images don't exactly match the descriptions, but it was a great starting point for me. Now I want to go find a more recent and more thorough encyclopedia of the Mesozoic and keep going. My little paleontologist enjoys all the extra ...more
Juan Lopez
its a great book about dinosaurs and their amazing success
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