The Dinosaur Hunters: A True Story of Scientific Rivalry and the Discovery of the Prehistoric World (Text Only Edition)

The Dinosaur Hunters: A True Story of Scientific Rivalry and the Discovery of the Prehistoric World (Text Only Edition)

Deborah Cadbury


the tale of 2 nineteenth-century scientists who published some of the most major and interesting occasions within the ordinary historical past of this planet: the lifestyles of dinosaurs.

In ‘The Dinosaur Hunters’ Deborah Cadbury brilliantly recreates the impressive tale of the sour contention among males: Gideon Mantell exposed mammoth bones in a Sussex quarry, grew to become enthusiastic about the misplaced international of the reptiles and was once pushed to melancholy. Richard Owen, a super anatomist, gave the extinct creatures their identify and secured for himself unrivalled overseas acclaim.

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