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Discovering Dinosaurs in the Old West: The Field Journals of Arthur Lakes

Biography / MemoirOut of Print

Edited By: Michael F Kohl and John S McIntosh

196 pages, 13 b/w photos, 24 line illus

Smithsonian Institution Press

Paperback | Dec 2001 | #123299 | ISBN: 1560989637
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Hardback | Dec 1997 | #65627 | ISBN: 1560987006
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About this book

These journals, only discovered in 1994, tell the story of two of the most influential dinosaur digs of the nineteenth century. Richly illustrated and engagingly written, they recapture an age when palaeontology was an adventure, as well as an act of scientific endeavour.


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