Dinosaur discoveries

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Publisher:
Holiday House,
Pub. Date:
c2005.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 5.2 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
IG: Illustrated Guide 760L
Description
An introduction to different dinos--and the people who discover and study them--from beloved nonfiction picture book master Gail Gibbons, now updated to the minute! Who discovers dinosaurs? What happens to a dinosaur bone when it's found? What exactly were dinosaurs, anyway, and how many different kinds were there? In this simple-but-thorough book, Gail Gibbons covers the basics of paleontology, dinosaurs, dinosaur families and evolutions, and the K-T extinction. Newly revised, Dinosaur Discover ies also includes updates that address dinosaur biology and details of the extinction event.
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ISBN:
9780823419715
9780823420308
Reading Level:
LG
Level 5.2, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
IG: Illustrated Guide 760L
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Last Grouping Update 2018-09-19 23:41:30PM
Last Indexed 2018-09-21 01:51:04AM

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subject_facet Dinosaurs -- Juvenile literature, Picture books for children -- Juvenile literature
title_display Dinosaur discoveries
title_full Dinosaur discoveries / by Gail Gibbons
title_short Dinosaur discoveries
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