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The Resource Quest for the African dinosaurs : ancient roots of the modern world, Louis Jacobs

Quest for the African dinosaurs : ancient roots of the modern world, Louis Jacobs

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Quest for the African dinosaurs : ancient roots of the modern world
Title
Quest for the African dinosaurs
Title remainder
ancient roots of the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Louis Jacobs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author relates his discoveries in a major fossil bed in the Luwonya Hills of Malawi ; he also describes the process of field work and excavation, and speculates on whether there could be a dinosaur, known as Mokele-Mbembe, living in the swamps of central Africa
Summary
A leading American paleontologist records the landmark discoveries he has made on the continent of Africa, addressing, at the same time, many questions about the world of paleontology in general
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236260
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
567.9/1/096
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE862.D5
LC item number
J28 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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ancient roots of the modern world
Label
Quest for the African dinosaurs : ancient roots of the modern world, Louis Jacobs
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-304) and index
Control code
413372
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 314 p.
Isbn
9780679412700
Lccn
92015080
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm25712822
  • (OCoLC)25712822
Label
Quest for the African dinosaurs : ancient roots of the modern world, Louis Jacobs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-304) and index
Control code
413372
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 314 p.
Isbn
9780679412700
Lccn
92015080
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm25712822
  • (OCoLC)25712822

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