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The fossil hunter: dinosaurs, evolution, and the woman whose discoveries changed the world

The fossil hunter: dinosaurs, evolution, and the woman whose discoveries changed the world

Emling, Shelley

In 1811, Mary Anning discovered the first ever dinosaur skeleton and became a fossil hunter, attracting the attention of the scientific world. Until then, it was believed that animals did not become extinct, but the bizarre nature of the fossils Anning found made it impossible to ignore the truth about evolution

Hardback, Book. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
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Statement of responsibility: Shelley Emling
ISBN: 0230611567, 9780230611566
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 256 p. ; 24 cm.
Subject: Paleontologists England Biography.; Anning, Mary, 1799-1847.; Discoveries in science History 19th century.; Women paleontologists England Biography.