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The Resource The first fossil hunters : paleontology in Greek and Roman times, Adrienne Mayor

The first fossil hunters : paleontology in Greek and Roman times, Adrienne Mayor

Label
The first fossil hunters : paleontology in Greek and Roman times
Title
The first fossil hunters
Title remainder
paleontology in Greek and Roman times
Statement of responsibility
Adrienne Mayor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mayor, Adrienne
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE705.G8
LC item number
M39 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paleontology
  • Paleontology
  • Science, Ancient
Label
The first fossil hunters : paleontology in Greek and Roman times, Adrienne Mayor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-349) and index
Contents
The gold-guarding griffin: a paleontological legend -- Earthquakes and elephants: prehistoric remains in Mediterranean lands -- Ancient discoveries of giant bones -- Artistic and archaeological evidence for fossil discoveries -- Mythology, natural philosophy, and fossils -- Centaur bones: paleontological fictions
Control code
42061108
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 361 p.
Isbn
9780691058634
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99043073
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The first fossil hunters : paleontology in Greek and Roman times, Adrienne Mayor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-349) and index
Contents
The gold-guarding griffin: a paleontological legend -- Earthquakes and elephants: prehistoric remains in Mediterranean lands -- Ancient discoveries of giant bones -- Artistic and archaeological evidence for fossil discoveries -- Mythology, natural philosophy, and fossils -- Centaur bones: paleontological fictions
Control code
42061108
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 361 p.
Isbn
9780691058634
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
99043073
Other physical details
ill., maps

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