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Discovering dinosaurs in the Old West

the field journals of Arthur Lakes

by Lakes, Arthur

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington, DC .
Written in

    Places:
  • Colorado,
  • Morrison Region.,
  • Wyoming,
  • Como Bluff.
    • Subjects:
    • Lakes, Arthur, 1844-1917 -- Diaries.,
    • Dinosaurs -- Colorado -- Morrison Region.,
    • Dinosaurs -- Wyoming -- Como Bluff.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-196) and index.

      Other titlesDinosaurs
      Statementedited by Michael F. Kohl and John S. McIntosh ; with a foreword by John Ostrom.
      ContributionsKohl, Michael F., McIntosh, John Stanton, 1923-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE862.D5 D528 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 198 p. :
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL674459M
      ISBN 101560987006
      LC Control Number97020616

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