Daniel's Dinosaurs: A True Story of Discovery
Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Eight-year-old Daniel and 11-year-old Mark never expected a day spent inner-tubing at Flatbed Creek to turn into one of the most exciting dinosaur finds in the past 20 years. But that's exactly what happened when they stumbled upon impressions in the creek's shore that looked a lot like dinosaur footprints. After a local paleontologist confirmed the boys' discovery, footprint expert Rich McCrea and world-renowned paleontologist Philip Currie arrived, anxious to examine the prints. Daniel's Dinosaurs follows Daniel's real-life adventure story, from working beside the scientists as they survey and measure the trackway to helping uncover even more significant finds, including an entire dinosaur bone bed. Buchnummer des Verkäufers ABE_book_new_1897066074
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After calling a local paleontologist, it becomes clear the boys have discovered something very important. As word of the boys' find spreads, it brings footprint expert Rich McCrea and world-renowned paleontologist Philip Currie, who are both anxious to examine the prints.
Daniel?s Dinosaurs follows Daniel as he works beside these dinosaur experts, surveying and measuring the trackway. In the process, numerous landmark discoveries are made, including a dinosaur bone in rocks that are 93 million years old. Further exploration of the site unearths the province?s first dinosaur skeleton, which is almost definitely a new species! Even more research reveals not just a single skeleton, but an entire dinosaur bone bed.
Most kids only dream of hunting dinosaurs. Daniel's vision and curiosity made his dream a real life adventure story. Daniel's story has been featured in Reader's Digest and on the Discovery Channel.
Über den Autor: Dr. Charles Helm is a keen outdoorsman and the father of Daniel of Daniel's Dinosaurs. He has published a highly regarded natural history and exploration guide of Tumbler Ridge. He lives in Tumbler Ridge, BC.
Titel: Daniel's Dinosaurs: A True Story of ...
Verlag: Owlkids Books
Einband: Soft cover
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Lewiston, NY, USA
AbeBooks Verkäufer seit 7. Mai 2014
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