Plesiosaur Peril

Plesiosaur Peril
Author: Daniel Loxton
Pages: 30
ISBN: 1771383003
Available:
Release: 2014
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Follows the tale of a baby Cryptoclidus, a type of plesiosaur, whose curiosity about her new world in the ocean leads her to wander away from her mother and the rest of her protective pod -- and into danger.

Plesiosaur Peril

Plesiosaur Peril
Author: Daniel Loxton,Daniel Smith
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781554536337
Available:
Release: 2014-03-01
Editor: Kids Can Press Ltd
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A group of plesiosaurs -- ocean-dwelling cousins of the dinosaurs -- keeps safe by swimming in a family pod. But then one baby plesiosaur swims too far from its mother and attracts the attention of something very large and very hungry, and the struggle for survival is on. A unique blend of digital artwork and landscape photography illustrates this thrilling encounter.

Ancient Animals Plesiosaur

Ancient Animals  Plesiosaur
Author: Sarah L. Thomson
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781607348641
Available:
Release: 2017-07-18
Editor: Charlesbridge Publishing
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Ninety million years ago, giant dinosaurs roamed the earth, pterosaurs flew through the air, and giant reptiles and fish hunted in the oceans. The area that is now Kansas was covered by water and one of its inhabi-tants was the plesiosaur—a reptile with an extremely long neck and a huge body. This early reader about the ancient plesiosaur brings the prehistoric world of this ocean-dwelling animal to life, explain-ing how scientists think these reptiles lived, hunted, and became extinct. Back matter explores other reptiles both ancient and modern and provides additional print, visual, and web resources.

DK Prehistoric Life

DK Prehistoric Life
Author: DK Publishing, Inc,Peter Frances
Pages: 512
ISBN: 075669910X
Available:
Release: 2012
Editor: Dk Pub
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Presents an introduction to prehistoric life, describing dinosaurs, plant life, and the evolutionary stages of early man, with images of fossil remains and discussions of the possible events that led to the extinction of many early life forms.

Ankylosaur Attack

Ankylosaur Attack
Author: Daniel Loxton
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781554536313
Available:
Release: 2011
Editor: Kids Can Press Ltd
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A young ankylosaurus meets an injured older ankylosaurus that chases him away, but when the older dinosaur is attacked by a tyrannosaurus rex, the younger ankylosaurus uses his powerful tail to help fend off the giant predator.

Can You Tell a Stegosaurus from an Ankylosaurus

Can You Tell a Stegosaurus from an Ankylosaurus
Author: Buffy Silverman
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781512464757
Available:
Release: 2017-08-01
Editor: Lerner Digital ™
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A dinosaur with an armored back chomps on plants. It swings its tail at a hungry meat eater. Was that a Stegosaurus? Or was it an Ankylosaurus? These dinosaurs looked similar, but they were very different. Read this book to become an expert at telling these look-alikes apart!

Savage Slashers

Savage Slashers
Author: Natalie Lunis,Nancy White
Pages: 24
ISBN: 9781597167093
Available:
Release: 2008-08-01
Editor: Bearport Publishing
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitat of eight predatory dinosaurs.

Pterosaur Trouble

Pterosaur Trouble
Author: Daniel Loxton
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781771383738
Available:
Release: 2013-04-01
Editor: Kids Can Press Ltd
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Follow the pterosaur, a majestic flying reptile, as he encounters a pack of tiny but vicious dinosaurs. A unique blend of digital illustrations and landscape photography brings the ensuing battle to life.

Can You Tell a Tyrannosaurus from an Allosaurus

Can You Tell a Tyrannosaurus from an Allosaurus
Author: Buffy Silverman
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781467717595
Available:
Release: 2013-11-01
Editor: Lerner Publications
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A huge dinosaur stomps around on two legs. It hunts with sharp teeth and claws. Its head is large, but its arms are tiny. Was that a Tyrannosaurus? Or was it an Allosaurus? These dinosaurs looked similar, but they were very different. Read this book to become an expert at telling these look-alikes apart!

Diplodocus

Diplodocus
Author: Rebecca Sabelko
Pages: 24
ISBN: 9781648342622
Available:
Release: 2019-08-01
Editor: Bellwether Media
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The huge diplodocus had a long neck, a long tail, and a 2,000-pound heart! As it grazed the land for low-lying plants, the dinosaur whipped its tail at dangerous enemies. In this high-interest title, readers will learn about the life of the diplodocus, from how it survived and what it ate to how it went extinct. Special features such as maps, a pronunciation guide, a diet graphic, and a two-page profile support key points in this engaging text about the enormous diplodocus!

Velociraptor

Velociraptor
Author: Lucia Raatma
Pages: 24
ISBN: 9781610805544
Available:
Release: 2012-08-01
Editor: Cherry Lake
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Learn about Velociraptor with this easy-to-read text.

Abominable Science

Abominable Science
Author: Daniel Loxton,Donald R. Prothero
Pages: 432
ISBN: 9780231153201
Available:
Release: 2013-09-10
Editor: Columbia University Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Presents arguments for and against the existence of five notable cryptids and challenges the pseudoscience that furthers their legendary statuses, while providing an exploration of the nature and subculture of cryptozoology.

Archaeopteryx and Other Flying Reptiles

Archaeopteryx and Other Flying Reptiles
Author: Tracey Kelly
Pages: 24
ISBN: 1474778399
Available:
Release: 2020-01-23
Editor: Dinosaur Detectives
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Be a dinosaur detective! Look at the fact files about flying reptiles such as Archaeopteryx, Eudimorphodon and Pterodactylus and find out what each one ate, what they weighed and where they lived.

The sea its stirring story of adventure peril heroism 4 vols publ in 40 pt

The sea  its stirring story of adventure  peril   heroism   4 vols   publ  in 40 pt
Author: Frederick Whymper
Pages: 329
ISBN: OXFORD:600016943
Available:
Release: 1877
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Evolution

Evolution
Author: Daniel Loxton
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9781771381949
Available:
Release: 2010-02-01
Editor: Kids Can Press Ltd
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

An accessible and spectacularly illustrated introduction to the theory of evolution, from Charles Darwin to modern-day science.

Attack of the Bayport Beast

Attack of the Bayport Beast
Author: Franklin W. Dixon
Pages: 112
ISBN: 9781481468367
Available:
Release: 2017-02-21
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Brother detectives Frank and Joe come face to face with…a sasquatch…in the fourteenth book in the thrilling Hardy Boys Adventures series. The legend of the Bayport Beast has haunted the town for almost a century. Each summer brings rumors of a gigantic sasquatch creature roaming the nearby woods. However, this summer brings more sightings than usual, causing all kinds of people to flock to town, including a few UFO enthusiasts who are convinced the beast could be some kind of stranded alien. More than that, the sightings cause a media blitz! Frank and Joe have never believed in the Bayport Beast, but when Frank catches a glimpse of a furry creature running through the woods, he changes his mind fast. And when reports surface of the beast attacking people—including a few friends—the Hardy brothers are on the case! After Frank and Joe are cornered by not one but three fearsome creatures, they have to wonder: is the Bayport Beast real after all? And is it multiplying?

Sea Monsters

Sea Monsters
Author: Michael J. Everhart
Pages: 191
ISBN: 1426200854
Available:
Release: 2007
Editor: National Geographic Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Sharks and dinosaurs--we find them both alien and awe-inspiring. This book is a plunge into the Cretaceous oceans of 80 million years ago, a merciless realm ruled by the most ferocious animals ever to stalk the seas of planet Earth. More terrifying than a

Tetrapod Zoology

Tetrapod Zoology
Author: Darren Naish,Steve Backshall
Pages: 316
ISBN: 190572361X
Available:
Release: 2010
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

B logging has revolutionised the way we communicate our interests and spread news. This book is a compilation of various articles from the blog, Tetrapod Zoology(currently hosted at www.scienceblogs.com/tetrapodzoology). As of early 2010, Tet Zoo - as it's affectionately known - is in its fifth year. It's become reasonably popular (it has a daily readership of several thousand) and is now well known internationally. Or, it is, at least, among people interested in zoology and in scientific blogging. Welcome to the world of Tet Zoo: mphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals(the tetrapods), living and fossil. Their evolution, ecology, behaviour and biology. Think killer eagles, dinosaurs, giant caimans, mystery cats and lake monsters

The Land That Time Forgot

The Land That Time Forgot
Author: Edgar Rice Burroughs
Pages: 90
ISBN: 9781513277127
Available:
Release: 2021-03-02
Editor: Graphic Arts Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The Land that Time Forgot follows the narrative of Bowen Tyler, who is among the few who survived after their ship sank while heading for a battle during World War I. Accompanied by Lys La Rue, the only woman on the ship, and a loyal dog, Bowen is rescued by a British ship. However, their relief does not last long after they discover that a German spy is aboard and has been sabotaging the vessel and crew. Forced to drop their anchor at a mysterious island, the group makes their way to shore, united only by their will to survive. After finding a corpse close to the shore, the group are disheartened, but have nowhere else to go. As the group explore part of the island and make a camp, they notice the prehistoric fauna, flora, and exotic species that surround them, uncovering a great threat to their survival. While a war rages on in the world around them, this group of diverse nationalities must reconcile and work with one another in order to survive the mysterious and isolated island. Inspired by the work of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Jules Verne, The Land that Time Forgot by Edgar Rice Burroughs is a high adventure, pulp fiction fantasy with elements of romance. Featuring topics of evolution, war, and human nature, The Land that Time Forgot is an intriguing adventure with sequences of action, romance, and mystery. First published in 1924, this imaginative work has remained to be a fun read, and has inspired both film and comic adaptations. This edition of The Land that Time Forgot by Edgar Rice Burroughs features a new, eye-catching cover design and is printed in an easy-to-read font. With these accommodations, The Land that Time Forgot caters to a modern audience while preserving the original wonder and adventure of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ work.

Mestizo International Law

Mestizo International Law
Author: Arnulf Becker Lorca
Pages: 420
ISBN: 9780521763387
Available:
Release: 2015-01-01
Editor: Cambridge University Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Explores the historical origins of international law, with a focus on the contributions and participation of non-Western people.