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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 €

  • ENCICLOPEDIA ILUSTRADA DE LOS DINOSAURIOS Y OTROS ANIMALES PREHISTORICOS
    DIXON, DOUGAL
    Una guía con 1000 dinosaurios y animales prehistóricos descritos. Ilustrada con 2000 acuarelas, mapas y fotografías encargados especialmente para esta obra Esta enciclopedia visual única describe la mayoríade dinosaurios conocidos y animales prehistóricos tales como anfibios, tortugas, ictiosaurios, plesiosaurios, mosasaurios y otros reptiles escamosos, pterosaurios, coco...
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    45,00 €

  • 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 €

  • CARBONIFEROUS GIANTS AND MASS EXTINCTION: *
    JR. MCGHEE GEORGE
    Picture a world of dog-sized scorpions and millipedes as long as a car; tropical rainforests with trees towering over 150 feet into the sky and a giant polar continent five times larger than Antarctica. That world was not imaginary; it was the earth more than 300 million years ago in the Carboniferous period of the Paleozoic era. In Carboniferous Giants and Mass Extinction, Geo...
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    61,50 €

  • LA ENCICLOPEDIA DE LOS DINOSAURIOS
    MEHLING, CARL
    Con más de 350 dinosaurios y animales prehistóricos, esta enciclopedia abarca desde el período Pérmico hasta el Cuaternario. Cada entrada explica la anatomía, tamaño, hábitat, dieta, patrones de cría y ciclo vital de cada dinosaurio. Además, cuenta con una ficha informativa sobre la localización de los fósiles, peso, longitud, altura y significado de su nombre. Con m...
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    19,95 €

  • SMILODON (DIENTES DE SABLE) *
    WERDELIN L.
    Few animals spark the imagination as much as the sabertooth cat Smilodon. With their incredibly long canines, which hung like fangs past their jaws, these ferocious predators were first encountered by humans when our species entered the Americas. We can only imagine what ice age humans felt when they were confronted by a wild cat larger than a Siberian tiger.Because Smilodon sk...
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    140,00 €

  • 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 COLINA DE LOS TIGRES DIENTES DE SABLE *
    VARIOS AUTORES
    25 aniversario del descubrimiento del primer yacimiento paleontológico en El Cerro de los Batallones. Catálogo con artículos científicos sobre el yacimiento paleontológico mioceno del Cerro de los Batallones (Torrejón de Velasco, Comunidad de Madrid) ...
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    50,00 €

  • 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 €

  • CETACEAN PALEOBIOLOGY *
    MARX F.G.
    Cetaceans (whales, dolphins, and porpoises) have fascinated and bewildered humans throughout history. Their mammalian affinities have been long recognized, but exactly which group of terrestrial mammals they descend from has, until recently, remained in the dark. Recent decades have produced a flurry of new fossil cetaceans, extending their fossil history to over 50 million yea...
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    80,00 €

  • 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 €

  • THE TRILOBITE BOOK *
    LEVI-SETTI R.
    Distant relatives of modern lobsters, horseshoe crabs, and spiders, trilobites swam the planet's prehistoric seas for 300 million years, from the Lower Cambrian to the end of the Permian eras-and they did so very capably. Trilobite fossils have been unearthed on every continent, with more than 20,000 species identified by science. One of the most arresting animals of our pre-di...
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    75,00 €

  • 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 €

  • END OF THE MEGAFAUNA: *
    ROSS D E MACPHEE
    Until a few thousand years ago, creatures-"megafauna"-that could have been from a sci-fi thriller roamed the earth. With a handful of exceptions, all are now gone. Ross MacPhee explores the question of what caused the disappearance of these prehistoric behemoths, examining the extinction theories, weighing the evidence and presenting his conclusions. He comments on how past ext...
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    49,52 €

  • 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 €

  • LOS DINOSAURIOS *
    MORATALLA GARCÍA, JOAQUÍN
    Sobre los dinosaurios se han escrito numerosas obras y han sido los protagonistas de películas muy taquilleras y de múltiples exhibiciones en museos? En este libro se ofrece una nueva perspectiva, pues el autor se vale de su registro fósil, realmente único entre los vertebrados continentales, para explicar al lector cómo era el mundo que habitaron y dominaron durante más ...
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    15,00 €

  • 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 €


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