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The First Dinosaur

The First Dinosaur

How Science Solved the Greatest Mystery on Earth

Book - 2019
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Dinosaurs existed. That s a fact we accept today. But not so long ago, the concept that these giant creatures could have roamed Earth millions of years before humans was unfathomable. People thought what we know as dinosaur bones were the bones of giant humans. Of large elephants. Of angels, even. Join early scientists as they piece together one of humanity s greatest puzzles the fossilized bones of the first dinosaur!
Publisher: New York, NY : Margaret K. McElderry, 2019
ISBN: 9781534427006
Call Number: j560.9 LEND
Characteristics: 220 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Butzer, C. M. - Illustrator


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VaughanPLDaniela Nov 26, 2019

The First Dinosaur is an incredibly detailed, thoroughly researched chronology of events leading to the discovery of a dinosaurs, featuring the eccentric scientists who uncovered the mystery and the advances in science that made it all possible. For the dinosaur lover in all of us, this is both an adventure story and a love story for science and discovery.


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