Digging for Bird Dinosaurs: An Expedition to Madagascar

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2002
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Visit an African island with a paleontologist and discover the secrets revealed by ancient fossils! Includes photos.
 
The extinction of dinosaurs some sixty-five million years ago is one of the greatest biological catastrophes in the history of our planet. Yet in recent years, paleontologists have turned up increasing evidence that ancestors of one group of dinosaurs still fly among us: birds.
 
In this book, you can join Cathy Forster, one of the few female paleontologists working today, on an expedition to Madagascar in search of clues to the mystery of bird evolution.
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The extinction of dinosaurs some sixty-five million years ago is one of the greatest biological catastrophes in the history of our planet. Yet in recent years, paleontologists have turned up increasing evidence that ancestors of one group of dinosaurs still fly among us: birds. Join Cathy Forster, one of the few female paleontologists working today, on an expedition to Madagascar in search of clues to the mystery of bird evolution.

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Forster, Cathy -- Travel -- Madagascar
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Digging for Bird Dinosaurs An Expedition to Madagascar
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