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House of lost worlds

Richard Conniff

House of lost worlds

dinosaurs, dynasties, & the story of life on earth

by Richard Conniff

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural history,
  • History,
  • Peabody Museum of Natural History,
  • Natural history museums

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-316) and index.

    StatementRichard Conniff
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH70.U62 N44 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 331 pages
    Number of Pages331
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27205334M
    ISBN 100300211635
    ISBN 109780300211634
    LC Control Number2015949553
    OCLC/WorldCa930798099

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