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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher McGraw-Hill College
Publication date July 1, 1999
Pages 278
Binding Paperback
Edition 3rd
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780073036427
ISBN-10 0073036420
Dimensions 0.50 by 8.50 by 10.75 in.
Weight 1.40 lbs.
Original list price $97.30
Other format details sci/tech
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: This text is intended for a one-quarter or one-semester introductory course on dinosaurs.

Dinosaurs: The Textbook is a monument to our present understanding of these wonderful creatures. It is a book that will take the student on a journey through nearly every aspect of dinosaur biology, geology, and the history of their discovery. It is a text that presents facts together with current ideas, notions, and controversies. Dr. Lucas presents dinosaurs as successful, living creatures that were merely different in appearance from animals living today.

Dr. Lucas has written a comprehensive book that is easily read and understood by students with little scientific background - a book that teaches students not only how to use scientific methods, but how to synthesize data to create their own ideas. In contrast with many dinosaur books from the past, Dr. Lucas, although indicating his own views, allows students the opportunity to think for themselves.

Editions
This edition contains multiple works--typically stories or entire novels--that are found in different collections. Below find each work in this edition grouped by how you can find each.
Editions for the work Dinosaurs: The Textbook
Hardcover
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With Spencer G. Lucas | 6 edition from Columbia Univ Pr (June 14, 2016)
9780231173100 | details & prices | 384 pages | List price $160.00
About: Geared towards a broad variety of students, Dinosaurs: The Textbook, sixth edition, is a concise and lucid presentation of the biological and geological concepts of dinosaur science.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780072528053 Book cover for 9780072826951 Book cover for 9780073036427 Book cover for 9780231173117 Book cover for 9780697144294 Book cover for 9780697279958
 
With Spencer G. Lucas | 6 reprint edition from Columbia Univ Pr (June 14, 2016)
9780231173117 | details & prices | 384 pages | List price $85.00
About: Geared towards a broad variety of students, Dinosaurs: The Textbook, sixth edition, is a concise and lucid presentation of the biological and geological concepts of dinosaur science.
5th edition from McGraw-Hill Science Engineering (October 14, 2005)
9780072826951 | details & prices | 280 pages | 8.25 × 10.00 × 0.50 in. | 1.36 lbs | List price $145.55
About: Dinosaurs: The Textbook is a monument to our present understanding of these wonderful creatures.
4th edition from McGraw-Hill College (June 1, 2003)
9780072528053 | details & prices | 280 pages | 8.65 × 11.00 × 0.30 in. | 1.40 lbs | List price $88.75
About: Dinosaurs: The Textbook is a monument to our present understanding of these wonderful creatures.
The price comparison is for this edition
With Susan Shackelford, Pamela Grundy | 3rd edition from McGraw-Hill College (July 1, 1999)
9780073036427 | details & prices | 278 pages | 8.50 × 10.75 × 0.50 in. | 1.40 lbs | List price $97.30
This edition also contains Shattering the Glass: The Remarkable History of Women's Basketball
About: This text is intended for a one-quarter or one-semester introductory course on dinosaurs.
2nd edition from William C Brown Pub (October 1, 1996)
9780697279958 | details & prices | 8.50 × 11.00 × 0.50 in. | 1.50 lbs | List price $93.40
About: Written for an introductory level course, this text combines background material, dinosaur classes and general topics.
from William C Brown Pub (June 1, 1993)
9780697144294 | details & prices | 8.75 × 11.00 × 0.50 in. | 1.65 lbs | List price $37.50
About: This introductory textbook on dinosaurs teaches the basic principles of geology, biology and palaeontology, and provides an understanding of these prehistoric creatures.
Hardcover
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from New Pr (August 1, 2005)
9781565848221 | details & prices | 306 pages | 6.50 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.66 lbs | List price $26.95
About: A history of women's basketball in the United States traces its invention in the late-nineteenth century through its current high-profile position today, sharing portraits of past and current contributors while exploring the sport's relationship to changing ideas about women's equality.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780073036427 Book cover for 9780807858295
 
Reprint edition from Univ of North Carolina Pr (March 5, 2007)
9780807858295 | details & prices | 306 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $35.00
About: A history of women's basketball in the United States traces its invention in the late-nineteenth century through its current high-profile position today, sharing portraits of past and current contributors while exploring the sport's relationship to changing ideas about women's equality.
The price comparison is for this edition
With Spencer G. Lucas | 3rd edition from McGraw-Hill College (July 1, 1999); titled "Dinosaurs: The Textbook"
9780073036427 | details & prices | 278 pages | 8.50 × 10.75 × 0.50 in. | 1.40 lbs | List price $97.30
This edition also contains Dinosaurs: The Textbook
About: This text is intended for a one-quarter or one-semester introductory course on dinosaurs.

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