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Glorified dinosaurs : the origin and early evolution of birds, Luis M. Chiappe

Label
Glorified dinosaurs : the origin and early evolution of birds
Title
Glorified dinosaurs
Title remainder
the origin and early evolution of birds
Statement of responsibility
Luis M. Chiappe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chiappe, Luis M
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE871
LC item number
.C45 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds, Fossil
  • Birds
  • Paleontology
Label
Glorified dinosaurs : the origin and early evolution of birds, Luis M. Chiappe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 252-255) and index
Contents
Mesozoic birds and their world -- The ancestry of birds and the origin of flight -- The bizarre Mononykus and its kin : an evolutionary experiment -- Archaeopteryx : the earliest bird -- Rahonavis and other long-tailed birds -- The first short-tailed birds -- The great Mesozoic radiation : the flying Enantiornithes -- Early predecessors of modern birds -- Hesperornis and its relatives : divers of the cretaceous seas -- The beginnings of modern birds
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
ix, 263 p.
Isbn
9780471247234
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
20060293 17
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)71244041
  • (OCoLC)71244041
Label
Glorified dinosaurs : the origin and early evolution of birds, Luis M. Chiappe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 252-255) and index
Contents
Mesozoic birds and their world -- The ancestry of birds and the origin of flight -- The bizarre Mononykus and its kin : an evolutionary experiment -- Archaeopteryx : the earliest bird -- Rahonavis and other long-tailed birds -- The first short-tailed birds -- The great Mesozoic radiation : the flying Enantiornithes -- Early predecessors of modern birds -- Hesperornis and its relatives : divers of the cretaceous seas -- The beginnings of modern birds
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
ix, 263 p.
Isbn
9780471247234
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
20060293 17
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)71244041
  • (OCoLC)71244041

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