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Feathered Dragons

£17.99

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Meat-eating theropod dinosaurs have been recognized as potential ancestors of birds since the 19th century, but it was not until the 1960s that work on Deinonychus revealed the startling similarities between dinosaurs and birds. With each new small theropod find the ties became stronger, until the discovery of Sinosauropteryx - a dinosaur with feathers! Though not all scientists accept the concept of birds' being phylogenetically nested within the Dinosauria, others are now focusing on the evolution of feathers and avian flight. This book presents 15 new pieces of research, including the first detailed description of Bambiraptor, a remarkable new specimen from Montana.

Both book and dust wrapper are in very good+ condition with just very slight fading to the spine of the dustwrapper.

Item details

Author(s):
Currie, Philip J; Koppelhus, Eva B; Shugar, Martin A; Wright, Joanna L (eds)
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2004
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0253343739
ISBN-13:
9780253343734
Number of pages:
361
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Title:
Feathered Dragons

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Meat-eating theropod dinosaurs have been recognized as potential ancestors of birds since the 19th century, but it was not until the 1960s that work on Deinonychus revealed the startling similarities between dinosaurs and birds. With each new small theropod find the ties became stronger, until the discovery of Sinosauropteryx - a dinosaur with feathers! Though not all scientists accept the concept of birds' being phylogenetically nested within the Dinosauria, others are now focusing on the evolution of feathers and avian flight. This book presents 15 new pieces of research, including the first detailed description of Bambiraptor, a remarkable new specimen from Montana.

Both book and dust wrapper are in very good+ condition with just very slight fading to the spine of the dustwrapper.

Author(s):
Currie, Philip J; Koppelhus, Eva B; Shugar, Martin A; Wright, Joanna L (eds)
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2004
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0253343739
ISBN-13:
9780253343734
Number of pages:
361
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Title:
Feathered Dragons

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