Dinosaurs, Spitfires, and Sea Dragons (Paperback)Christopher McGowan (author)
Paperback 384 Pages / Published: 02/09/1992
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Christopher McGowan sets out to solve some of the enduring mysteries about dinosaurs and other prehistoric reptiles. He makes fascinating comparisons between living and extinct animals while presenting topics that range from gigantism to intellect. In addition to exploring the natural history of the Mesozoic Era, McGowan draws on science and engineering concepts to explain curiosities such as the similarities between the aerodynamics of pteranodons and Spitfire planes.
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 730 g
Dimensions: 235 x 178 x 21 mm
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