The Resource Secrets from the rocks : dinosaur hunting with Roy Chapman Andrews, by Albert Marrin

Secrets from the rocks : dinosaur hunting with Roy Chapman Andrews, by Albert Marrin

Label
Secrets from the rocks : dinosaur hunting with Roy Chapman Andrews
Title
Secrets from the rocks
Title remainder
dinosaur hunting with Roy Chapman Andrews
Statement of responsibility
by Albert Marrin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the scientist-adventurer, Roy Chapman Andrews, focusing on the expeditions he led for New York's American Museum of Natural History to the Gobi Desert in Mongolia in an effort to uncover dinosaur fossils
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marrin, Albert
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Andrews, Roy Chapman
  • Paleontologists
  • Dinosaurs
  • Naturalists
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Secrets from the rocks : dinosaur hunting with Roy Chapman Andrews, by Albert Marrin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 63) and index
Contents
The making of an explorer -- From whales to fossils -- About fossils -- First trips to the Gobi Desert -- Launching the central Asiatic expeditions -- Explorations in the Gobi Desert -- Dinosaurs of the flaming cliffs -- The smallest and the largest mammals -- The end of the expeditions -- Following the trail of Roy Chapman Andrews -- Prehistoric animals mentioned in this book
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780525467434
Lccn
2001047084
Other physical details
ill., map, port.
System control number
  • 2035526-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2035526
  • (Sirsi) o47863248
  • (OCoLC)47863248
Label
Secrets from the rocks : dinosaur hunting with Roy Chapman Andrews, by Albert Marrin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 63) and index
Contents
The making of an explorer -- From whales to fossils -- About fossils -- First trips to the Gobi Desert -- Launching the central Asiatic expeditions -- Explorations in the Gobi Desert -- Dinosaurs of the flaming cliffs -- The smallest and the largest mammals -- The end of the expeditions -- Following the trail of Roy Chapman Andrews -- Prehistoric animals mentioned in this book
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780525467434
Lccn
2001047084
Other physical details
ill., map, port.
System control number
  • 2035526-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2035526
  • (Sirsi) o47863248
  • (OCoLC)47863248

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