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The bone wars / Nicky Dee ; illustations by Ian Durneen.

Dee, Nicky, (author.). Durneen, Ian, (illustrator.).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J 560 .92 DEE (Text) 36626103978821 JUV New Nonfiction Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J DEE (Text) 39206021512684 J Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780993529382 :
  • ISBN: 0993529380 :
  • Physical Description: 91 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: London : Dragonfly Group Ltd., 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Advised by multiple award-winning palaeontologist Dean R. Lomax."
Summary, etc.:
A true adventure story full of trains, explosives, sneaky tactics, spying, and dinosaurs! The Bone Wars tells the true story of the battle to be the most famous dinosaur hunter in the world! The "Great Dinosaur Rush" was an amazing time in U.S. history when the hunt for dinosaurs really began. Would the two gentlemen scientists who led the hunt play nicely and work together or would their desperation to be the best lead them to behave very, very badly? Told as a story for children for the very first time, the book is thoroughly engaging and factually correct, and will delight all budding paleontologists! Thoughtfully illustrated, it brings 19th-century America alive.
Target Audience Note:
7-10 Brodart.
2-5 Brodart.
Subject: Marsh, Othniel Charles, 1831-1899 > Juvenile literature.
Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897 > Juvenile literature.
Marsh, Othniel Charles, 1831-1899.
Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Paleontologists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Paleontologists.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature

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