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Reptiles: A Very Short Introduction

Reptiles: A Very Short Introduction  

T. S. Kemp

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2019
Published Online: 
Jan 2019
eISBN: 
9780191844065
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198806417.001.0001
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book
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9780198806417
Reptiles: A Very Short Introduction introduces the extraordinary diversity of reptiles that have walked the Earth, from the dinosaurs and other reptiles of the past to ... More
2. History of reptiles

2. History of reptiles  

T. S. Kemp

in Reptiles: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2019
Published Online: 
Jan 2019
eISBN: 
9780191844065
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198806417.003.0002
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198806417
‘History of reptiles’ describes the origin and early evolution of reptiles, from the early ancestor-like Hylonomus and Petrolacosaurus 320 million years ago (mya) in the Carboniferous ... More
5. Dinosaurs: their biology and way of life

5. Dinosaurs: their biology and way of life  

David Norman

in Dinosaurs: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

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Sep 2017
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Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191837104
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198795926.003.0006
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chapter
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9780198795926
‘Dinosaurs: their biology and way of life’ considers the research into whether dinosaurs were cold-blooded (ectothermic) like modern reptiles, or warm-blooded (endothermic) like mammals and ... More
6. Bringing fossils to life

6. Bringing fossils to life  

Keith Thomson

in Fossils: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2005
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776090
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192805041.003.0006
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chapter
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9780192805041
‘Bringing fossils to life’ llustrates one ambitious aim of palaeontology: to understand what the fossil organisms were like in life — to reconstruct their appearance, their mechanical and ... More
3. Fossils in the popular imagination

3. Fossils in the popular imagination  

Keith Thomson

in Fossils: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2005
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776090
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192805041.003.0003
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780192805041
‘Fossils in the popular imagination’ describes the burgeoning interest in fossil collection and the founding of palaeontology in the nineteenth century. Mary Anning's ammonite and ... More
Dinosaurs: A Very Short Introduction

Dinosaurs: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)  

David Norman

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2017
Published Online: 
Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191837104
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198795926.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198795926
Dinosaurs: A Very Short Introduction discusses how dinosaurs were first discovered and interpreted, and how our understanding of them has changed over the past 200 years. It ... More
6. Dinosaur research: observations and techniques

6. Dinosaur research: observations and techniques  

David Norman

in Dinosaurs: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2017
Published Online: 
Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191837104
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198795926.003.0007
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198795926
In ‘Dinosaur research: observation and techniques’, various lines of investigation are outlined to reinforce the point that it is often better to use numerous approaches if we are to gain a ... More

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