The fossil hunter : dinosaurs, evolution, and the woman whose discoveries changed the world / Shelley Emling

Author(s): Emling, Shelley
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Subjects: Women paleontologists--England--Biography
Paleontologists--England--Biography
Discoveries in science--History--19th century
Anning, Mary, 1799-1847
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
LC Classification: Q, QE
Physical Description: xiii, 234 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2009017900
ISBN: 0230611567
ISBN: 9780230611566
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Snakestones, thunderbolts, and verteberries -- A fantastic beast -- An unimaginable world -- A great kindness -- A long-necked beauty -- The hidden mysteries of coprolites -- Finally, the big city of London -- An amazing new fish -- Spilling secrets -- Esteemed visitors -- The earth moves -- The making of a legend
OCLC Number: 226357174
ISBN/ISSN: 0230611567
9780230611566