Dinosaur Facts and Figures: The Theropods and Other Dinosauriformes
Rubén Molina-Pérez & Asier Larramendi. Illustrated by Andrey Atuchin & Sante Mazzei. Translated by David Connolly & Gonzalo Ángel Ramírez Cruz
Please note that the UK version of this book published by the London NHM as The Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs: The Theropods (Image shown below), is now out of print and we are offering the US version published by Princeton University Press for sale.
Theropod dinosaurs ruled the planet for millions of years, with species ranging from the mighty Tyrannosaurus rex to feathered raptors no bigger than turkeys. This a stunningly illustrated guide packed with everything you could ever wish to know about theropods.
This one-of-a-kind compendium features more than 3,000 records, covers some 750 theropod species, and includes a wealth of illustrations ranging from diagrams and technical drawings to full-colour reconstructions of specimens. The Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs: The Theropods is divided into sections that put numerous amazing theropod facts at your fingertips.
- 'Comparing Species' reveals detailed size comparisons, how long ago they lived, and when they were discovered.
- 'Mesozoic Calendar' shows the positions of the continents at different geological time periods and reconstructions of creatures from each period.
- 'Prehistoric Puzzle' compares bones, teeth, and feathers.
- 'Theropod Life' uses vivid, user-friendly graphics to answer questions such as which dinosaur was the smartest and which had the most powerful bite.
Other sections chart theropod distribution on the contemporary world map, provide comprehensive illustrated listings of footprints, compile the physical specifications of all known theropods and Mesozoic birds, and much more. 288 pages.
©WildSounds 2020. No portion of this page (including sounds, images, style-sheets and code) may be copied or used without the express permission of WildSounds.