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  • AUGE Y CAIDA DE LOS DINOSAURIOS *
    BRUSATTE, STEVE
    Tiranosaurios primitivos del tamaño de un ser humano, monstruos carnívoros de dimensiones descomunales, misteriosos reptiles emplumados... Los dinosaurios, las criaturas más formidables de la Tierra, se desvanecieron hace ya sesenta y seis millones de años, pero siguen siendo uno de los misterios más intrigantes de todos los tiempos.En Auge y caída de los dinosaurios, la ...
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    23,90 €

  • MEGALITOS ESTUDIOS EN PIEDRA *
    ¿Cómo predecían los eclipses en Stonehenge? ¿Por qué los alineamientos de Carnac siguen fallas geológicas? ¿Se construyó Avebury intencionadamente en un séptimo círculo desde el polo norte? Estos son nuestros edificios más antiguos… Con ocho autores y lleno de información detallada y bellísimas ilustraciones este libro es una fuente valiosa y atemporal para cualq...
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    11,95 €

  • LOS FÓSILES DE NUESTRA EVOLUCIÓN *
    ROSAS, ANTONIO
    Los fósiles de nuestra evolución indaga en las claves de cómo el hallazgo de una colección de restos fósiles puede llegar a cambiar la forma de entender el mundo. De la mano de yacimientos tan relevantes como los del niño de Taung (Sudáfrica), el de Turkana (Kenia) y el de la Gran Dolina (España); los restos del neandertal de la Chapelle-aux-Saints (Francia), el primiti...
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    20,90 €

  • ALASKA DINOSAURS: *
    ANTHONY R. FIORILLO
    Anthony Fiorillo has been exploring the Arctic since 1998. For him, like many others, the Arctic holds the romance of uncharted territory, extreme conditions, and the inevitable epic challenges that arise. For Fiorillo, however, the Arctic also holds the secrets of the history of life on Earth, and its fossils bring him back field season after field season in pursuit of improvi...
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    131,00 €

  • PALEOTIPOS ARAGONESES *
    Cuadernos del Museo Geominero nº 24La comunidad aragonesa, con terrenos representativos de todas las eras geológicas, es prodiga en restos fósiles, algunos de los cuales fueron ya citados desde el siglo XVIII por Guillermo Bowles y otros naturalistas destacados. Los autores de este catálogo nos presentan una exhaustiva recopilación de todos los taxones cuya localidad tipo ...
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    10,00 €

  • LA CIENCIA DE LOS DINOSAURIOS EN 100 PREGUNTAS *
    MORA CUADRADO, JAIME
    Las claves científicas del fascinante mundo de la Paleontología de los dinosaurios. Su origen y descubrimiento, su evolución, extinción y el mundo en que vivían. Un recorrido exhaustivo por los interrogantes y temas más controvertidos, con rigor y amenidad teniendo en cuenta los descubrimientos y estudios científicos más recientes. ¿Qué hizo que los dinosaurios fuesen...
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    16,95 €

  • FÓSILES LA LLAVE DEL PASADO
    FORTEY, RICHARD
    Guía completa para el estudio y el significado de los fósiles. Explica de una forma sencilla qué son los fósiles, cómo se forman, cómo podemos identificarlos y cómo nos ayudan a entender el pasado geológico de la Tierra y el nacimiento de la vida. ...
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    14,96 €

  • WEIRD DINOSAURS *
    JOHN PICKRELL
    From the outback of Australia to the Gobi Desert of Mongolia and the savanna of Madagascar, the award-winning science writer and dinosaur enthusiast John Pickrell embarks on a world tour of new finds, meeting the fossil hunters who work at the frontier of discovery. He reveals the dwarf dinosaurs unearthed by an eccentric Transylvanian baron; an aquatic, crocodile-snouted carni...
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    42,00 €

  • BIRDS OF STONE: *
    LUIS M. CHIAPPE
    When fossils of birds from China’s Jehol region first appeared in scientific circles, the world took notice. These Mesozoic masterpieces are between 120 and 131 million years old and reveal incredible details that capture the diversity of ancient bird life. Paleontologists all over the world began to collaborate with Chinese colleagues as new and wondrous fossil-related disco...
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    100,00 €

  • THE SAUROPOD DINOSAURS *
    MARK HALLETT
    From The Land Before Time to Jurassic Park, images of fantastically large, long-necked, plant-eating dinosaurs have captured our imaginations. These are the sauropods: centerpieces of museums and gentle giants of the distant past. Imagine what it must have been like to crest a hill and see in the valley below not just one sauropod, but an entire herd, feeding its way across the...
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    51,00 €

  • DINOSAURS: *
    FASTOVSKY, D.
    The ideal textbook for non-science majors, this lively and engaging introduction encourages students to ask questions, assess data critically and think like a scientist. Building on the success of the previous editions, Dinosaurs has been reorganised and extensively rewritten in response to instructor and student feedback. It continues to make science accessible and relevant th...
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    80,00 €

  • DINOSAURS: *
    SPENCER LUCAS
    Geared towards a broad variety of students, Dinosaurs: The Textbook, sixth edition, is a concise and lucid presentation of the biological and geological concepts of dinosaur science. It clarifies the evolution, phylogeny, and classification of the various species while modeling the best approach for navigating new and existing research. Revised to reflect recent fossil discover...
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    105,00 €

  • ARTICULATING DINOSAURS *
    BRIAN NOBLE
    In this remarkable interdisciplinary study, anthropologist Brian Noble traces how dinosaurs and their natural worlds are articulated into being by the action of specimens and humans together. Following the complex exchanges of palaeontologists, museums specialists, film- and media-makers, science fiction writers, and their diverse publics, he witnesses how fossil remains are ta...
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    60,00 €

  • THE GREAT HALL OF DINOSAURS *
    WILLIAM O’CONNOR
    Science and Imagination Collide!The Great Hall of Dinosaurs is an illustrated guide to studying and drawing dinosaurs from the best-selling author of the Dracopedia series! Astounding dioramas of the world's biggest, fiercest and fastest creatures line the halls, from a lumbering family of grazing triceratops and a gnashing T-rex to a duo of swift-footed carnotaurs. History's "...
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    31,00 €

  • BRITISH POLACANTHID DINOSAURS *
    WILLIAM T. BLOWS / DAVID PENNEY
    130 million years ago, armoured dinosaurs roamed what is now southern England, parts of Europe and the USA. These were the Polacanthidae, and today their remains are becoming better known and understood. This book records the history of armoured dinosaur discoveries in the United Kingdom, from Mantell, Owen and Fox to the present day. It also reviews the important fossil remain...
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    115,00 €

  • DINOSAUR FOOTPRINTS AND TRACKWAYS OF LA RIOJA *
    FÉLIX PÉREZ-LORENTE
    During the Early Cretaceous, lakes, meandering streams, and flood plains covered the region where the current foothills of Rioja now exist. Today the area is known for its wine and for the dozens of sites where footprints and trackways of dinosaurs, amphibians, and even pterosaurs can be seen. The dinosaurs that lived here 120 million years ago left their footsteps imprinted in...
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    52,00 €

  • FLYING DINOSAURS *
    JOHN PICKRELL
    Dinosaurs didn't die out when an asteroid hit Earth 66 million years ago. Get ready to unthink what you thought you knew and journey into the deep, dark depths of the Jurassic. The discovery of the first feathered dinosaur in China in 1996 sent shockwaves through the world of palaeontology. Were the feathers part of a complex mating ritual? A stepping-stone in the evolution of ...
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    39,00 €

  • DINOSAURS BY THE DECADES *
    A CHRONOLOGY OF THE DINOSAUR IN SCIENCE AND POPULAR CULTURE
    Providing an appealing chronology of "all things dinosaur," this book covers these ancient creatures' roles and surprising importance in science, religion, and society at large. This exhaustive, up-to-date book contains more than 2,000 entries about dinosaurs and dinosaur-related topics. It provides not only detailed information about their discovery, underlying science, and re...
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    107,00 €

  • EL REGISTRO DE LOS ARQUEOCIATOS DEL CÁMBRICO EN LOS MONTES DE TOLEDO *
    MENÉNDEZ CARRASCO, SILVIA
    En esta detallada y completa monografía se aborda el análisis de un grupo fósil poco común, pero no por ello menos importante, los arqueociatos, poríferos pertenecientes a una clase extinta que vivieron exclusivamente durante el Cámbrico y en medios marinos someros. Su análisis desde el punto de vista bioestratigráfico es esencial para poder establecer escalas cronológ...
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    17,45 €

  • PTEROSAURS *
    WITTON, MARK P.
    For 150 million years, the skies didn't belong to birds--they belonged to the pterosaurs. These flying reptiles, which include the pterodactyls, shared the world with the nonavian dinosaurs until their extinction 65 million years ago. Some pterosaurs, such as the giant azhdarchids, were the largest flying animals of all time, with wingspans exceeding thirty feet and standing he...
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    44,50 €

  • BRITISH MESOZOIC FOSSILS *
    NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM
    The Mesozoic era ranged from 240 million to 65 million years ago. In British Mesozoic Fossils 365 species from this period are classified and illustrated with accurate line drawings. This new edition has been fully revised and updated by Dr Andrew Smith, Merit Researcher in the Natural History Museum's Palaeontology Department, reflecting advances in our understanding of the fo...
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    32,00 €

  • PTEROSAURS *
    VELDMEIJER A.
    Pterosaurs or flying reptiles were the first vertebrates to evolve flight. These distant relatives of modern reptiles and dinosaurs lived from the Late Triassic (over 200 million years ago) to the end of the Cretaceous (about 65 million years ago) a span of some 135 million years. When they became extinct, no relatives survived them and as a result these prehistoric animals can...
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    50,00 €

  • A FIELD GUIDE TO MESOZOIC BIRDS AND OTHER WINGED DINOSAURS
    MATTHEW P. MARTYNIUK
    A comprehensive illustrated guide to the birds of the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods and their dinosaurian forebears. Each species is illustrated in multiple views with size and distinguishing features highlighted. Includes introduction summarizing current research into bird origins and evolution, and what we know (and don't know) about the life appearance and habits of the fi...
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    40,00 €

  • A HISTORY OF POLISH BIRDS *
    BOCHENSKI Z.
    A History of Polish Birds is the first book to summarize our knowledge of bird remains from all fossil and subfossil sites in Poland, compare it with books and papers on the fauna of Poland published since the 16th century, and contrast this with the recent status of each species. It should prove to be an invaluable resource for avian palaeontologists, zooarchaeologists and orn...
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    91,50 €

  • DINOSAUR PALEOBIOLOGY *
    STEPHEN L. BRUSATTE
    The study of dinosaurs has been experiencing a remarkable renaissance over the past few decades. Scientific understanding of dinosaur anatomy, biology, and evolution has advanced to such a degree that paleontologists often know more about 100-million-year-old dinosaurs than many species of living organisms. This book provides a contemporary review of dinosaur science intended f...
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    97,00 €

  • EVOLUTION OF FOSSIL ECOSYSTEMS *
    PAUL SELDEN
    Evolution of Fossil Ecosystems describes all of the main Fossil Lagerstätten (sites of exceptional fossil preservation) from around the world in a chronological order. It covers the history of research, stratigraphy and taphonomy, main faunal and floral elements, and the palaeoecology of each site and gives a comparison with coeval sites around the world. It includes all of th...
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    72,00 €

  • DINOSAUR IN A HAYSTACK: *
    STEPHEN JAY GOULD
    Evolutionary biologist and paleontologist Stephen Jay Gould has perfected the art of the essay in this brilliant new collection. These thirty-four essays, most originally published in Natural History magazine, exemplify the keen insight with which Dr. Gould observes the natural world and convey the infectious enthusiasm for fossils and evolutionary theory that has made his book...
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    23,00 €

  • DINO GANGS: *
    CURRIE P.J.
    Phil Currie es uno de los paleontólogos punteros que están revolucionando el conocimiento que se tiene sobre la biología de los dinosaurios y las teorías que tradicionalmente se han aceptado hasta hoy sobre su historia natural. A partir de su trabajo de campo desarrollado en el desierto de Gobi, en Mongolia, en condiciones realmente épicas, así como en otros puntos del pl...
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    35,00 €

  • LIVING DINOSAURS *
    GARETH DYKE
    Living Dinosaurs offers a snapshot of our current understanding of the origin and evolution of birds. After slumbering for more than a century, avian palaeontology has been awakened by startling new discoveries on almost every continent. Controversies about whether dinosaurs had real feathers or whether birds were related to dinosaurs have been swept away and replaced by new an...
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    185,00 €

  • THE FOSSIL HUNTER *
    SHELLEY EMLING
    At a time when women were excluded from science, a young girl made a discovery that marked the birth of paleontology and continues to feed the debate about evolution to this day.Mary Anning was only twelve years old when, in 1811, she discovered the first dinosaur skeleton - of an ichthyosaur - while fossil hunting on the cliffs of Lyme Regis, England. Until Mary's incredible d...
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    27,00 €


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