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Men and dinosaurs : the search in field and laboratory, by Edwin H. Colbert

Label
Men and dinosaurs : the search in field and laboratory
Title
Men and dinosaurs
Title remainder
the search in field and laboratory
Statement of responsibility
by Edwin H. Colbert
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1905-2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Colbert, Edwin H.
Dewey number
567.9/1/0922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QE862.D5
LC item number
C679
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dinosaurs
  • Paleontologists
Label
Men and dinosaurs : the search in field and laboratory, by Edwin H. Colbert
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-272) and index
Contents
The first discoveries: Early glimmerings ; William Buckland and megalosaurus ; Gideon Mantell and iguanadon ; The Maidstone iguanadon -- Dinosaurs come to life: Richard Owen and the Dinosauria ; The Crystal Palace dinosaurs ; The Connecticut Valley footprints of Edward Hitchcock ; Joseph Leidy and hadrosaurus ; The Paleozoic Museum in Central Park -- Skeletons in the earth: The iguanadonts of Bernissart ; Louis Dollo, student of iguanadon ; Marsh and Cope ; Como Bluff ; Cope in Montana ; Marsh's Cretaceous dinosaurs -- Two evolutionary streams: The increase of dinosaurs. Huxley, dinosaurs, and birds ; The classifications of Cope and Marsh ; Harry Govier Seeley and dinosaurian duality ; Friedrich von Huene and Franz Nopcsa -- The oldest dinosaurs: Triassic rocks and fossils ; The plateosaurs of Trossingen ; Richard Swann Lull and the Connecticut Valley dinosaurs ; The little dinosaurs of New Mexico ; Early dinosaurs in the Southern Hemisphere -- Jurassic giants of the western world: Osborn and his associates ; Bone Cabin ; Earl Douglass and his Great Quarry ; Andrew Carnegie's diplodocus ; The work comes to an end ; Charles Whitney Gilmore ; Dinosaur National Monument ; Howe Quarry -- Canadian dinosaur rush: The Red Deer River ; The Sternbergs : father and son ; Barnum Brown ; Floating downriver with Brown ; The Sternberg explorations ; Dinosaurs with skin ; Final years on the river -- Asiatic dinosaur rush: Roy ANdrews looks to Central Asia ; Walter Granger ; First discoveries ; The Flaming Cliffs ; The interim years : and their results ; Russian explorations ; The Great Nemegetu Basin ; Mongols and Poles -- Below the Equator: The first African dinosaurs ; Robert Broom ; The successors of Broom ; Tendaguru ; The dinosaurs of Patagonia ; Von Huene in Brazil ; Dinosaurs down under -- Closing the circle: The Arctic iguanadon ; Closing the circle
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 283 pages,[64] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036685838
Label
Men and dinosaurs : the search in field and laboratory, by Edwin H. Colbert
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-272) and index
Contents
The first discoveries: Early glimmerings ; William Buckland and megalosaurus ; Gideon Mantell and iguanadon ; The Maidstone iguanadon -- Dinosaurs come to life: Richard Owen and the Dinosauria ; The Crystal Palace dinosaurs ; The Connecticut Valley footprints of Edward Hitchcock ; Joseph Leidy and hadrosaurus ; The Paleozoic Museum in Central Park -- Skeletons in the earth: The iguanadonts of Bernissart ; Louis Dollo, student of iguanadon ; Marsh and Cope ; Como Bluff ; Cope in Montana ; Marsh's Cretaceous dinosaurs -- Two evolutionary streams: The increase of dinosaurs. Huxley, dinosaurs, and birds ; The classifications of Cope and Marsh ; Harry Govier Seeley and dinosaurian duality ; Friedrich von Huene and Franz Nopcsa -- The oldest dinosaurs: Triassic rocks and fossils ; The plateosaurs of Trossingen ; Richard Swann Lull and the Connecticut Valley dinosaurs ; The little dinosaurs of New Mexico ; Early dinosaurs in the Southern Hemisphere -- Jurassic giants of the western world: Osborn and his associates ; Bone Cabin ; Earl Douglass and his Great Quarry ; Andrew Carnegie's diplodocus ; The work comes to an end ; Charles Whitney Gilmore ; Dinosaur National Monument ; Howe Quarry -- Canadian dinosaur rush: The Red Deer River ; The Sternbergs : father and son ; Barnum Brown ; Floating downriver with Brown ; The Sternberg explorations ; Dinosaurs with skin ; Final years on the river -- Asiatic dinosaur rush: Roy ANdrews looks to Central Asia ; Walter Granger ; First discoveries ; The Flaming Cliffs ; The interim years : and their results ; Russian explorations ; The Great Nemegetu Basin ; Mongols and Poles -- Below the Equator: The first African dinosaurs ; Robert Broom ; The successors of Broom ; Tendaguru ; The dinosaurs of Patagonia ; Von Huene in Brazil ; Dinosaurs down under -- Closing the circle: The Arctic iguanadon ; Closing the circle
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 283 pages,[64] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036685838

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