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

Marrin, Albert. (Author).
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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hartford City PL - Hartford City J560 M (Text) 76051000090965 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library JB AND (Text) 78551000340497 Juvenile Biography Available -
Shelby Co PL - Morristown Branch J 560.92 MAR (Text) 78731000501826 Junior Informational Available -
Westville-New Durham Twp PL - Westville jB ANDREWS (Text) 71462000022992 Juv Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0525467432
  • ISBN: 9780525467434
  • Physical Description: 64 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 x 29 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's Books, [2002]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 63) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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 -- Smallest and the largest mammals -- End of the expeditions -- Following the trail of Roy Chapman Andrews -- Prehistoric animals mentioned in this book -- Some other books to read -- Some good sites on the World Wide Web.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 > Juvenile literature.
Paleontologists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Dinosaurs > Juvenile literature.
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960.
Genre: Juvenile materials.

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