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The Resource The Dragon Seekers

The Dragon Seekers

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The Dragon Seekers
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The Dragon Seekers
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In the midst of the Industrial Revolution, an extraordinary group of scientists struggled to make sense of a mysterious, prehistoric world—a world that they had to piece together from the fossilized, fragmentary remains of animals no one had ever seen.These nineteenth-century pioneers were an eccentric lot that included a working-class woman, an Oxford professor with a theatrical bent, a crisis-ridden country doctor who was never quite accepted among London's scientific elite, and an expert anatomist who once dissected a rhino in his living room.These were the Dragon Seekers, the people who brought the myths to life and whose work, within a populace raised on a literal interpretation of Genesis, laid the groundwork for the revolutionary ideas of Darwin
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McGowan, Christopher
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The Dragon Seekers
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Label
The Dragon Seekers
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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OVERDRIVE:91d10323-8bb5-4935-9fd6-b54c1eb8af2c
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not applicable
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electronic
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9781481562966
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other
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  • remote
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