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The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: The Untold Story of a Lost World Brusatte Traces The Evolution Of Dinosaurs From Their Inauspicious Start As Small Shadow Dwellers Themselves The Beneficiaries Of A Mass Extinction Caused By Volcanic Eruptions At The Beginning Of The Triassic Period Into The Dominant Array Of Species Every Wide Eyed Child Memorizes Today, T Rex, Triceratops, Brontosaurus, And This Gifted Scientist And Writer Re Creates The Dinosaurs Peak During The Jurassic And Cretaceous, When Thousands Of Species Thrived, And Winged And Feathered Dinosaurs, The Prehistoric Ancestors Of Modern Birds, Emerged The Story Continues To The End Of The Cretaceous Period, When A Giant Asteroid Or Comet Struck The Planet And Nearly Every Dinosaur Species But Not All Died Out, In The Most Extraordinary Extinction Event In Earth S History, One Full Of Lessons For Today As We Confront A Sixth Extinction Brusatte Also Recalls Compelling Stories From His Globe Trotting Expeditions During One Of The Most Exciting Eras In Dinosaur Research Which He Calls A New Golden Age Of Discovery And Offers Thrilling Accounts Of Some Of The Remarkable Findings He And His Colleagues Have Made, Including Primitive Human Sized Tyrannosaurs Monstrous Carnivores Even Larger Than T Rex And Paradigm Shifting Feathered Raptors From China.

10 thoughts on “The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: The Untold Story of a Lost World

  1. Emily May Emily May says:

    I love dinosaurs I have an early memory of being at nursery school and always running straight for the plastic dinosaurs at playtime I was a dinosaur hog The Land Before Time was one of my favourite movies I watched Jurassic Park an

  2. Will Byrnes Will Byrnes says:

    Image from the Smithsonian Hope A Tyrannosaurus Rex is a thing with feathers Emily Dickinson Steve Brusatte Wait, what You re kidding, right Say it ain t so Well, there is some disagreement about this among paleontologists, but, according to Steve Brusatte

  3. Emily Emily says:

    Another ambivalent three stars for a book that has two strands of highly varying success in my opinion.The good part of the book is the clear and vivid writing about dinosaurs I particularly liked learning new things about dinosaur like creatures that lived among th

  4. Lori Lori says:

    I loved the parts about dinosaurs Fun facts, history, evidence and speculation on behavior, recent discoveries, distribution as the continents divided and spread out It s a compact assessable update on dinosaurs large and small Oh, just another coelophysis, no this is somethi

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    If, like me, you were a kid during the Jurassic Park era, you know that the new generations have an interest in dinosaurs which is ten hundred times less than we had in the 1990s At the time, dinosaurs were everywhere on TV, on our first computers, in video games, even in cereal boxes

  6. Matt Matt says:

    Steve Brusatte takes the reader deep inside his extensive research as a palaeontologist to explore the world during the time of the dinosaurs Offering thrilling facts and great anecdotes, this is one piece sure to be talked about for years Choosing to discuss a topic that has likely enthralled m

  7. Jenna Jenna says:

    Unlike many people, I ve never been fascinated by dinosaurs I don t recall learning about them as a child, though perhaps I did and my interest wasn t piqued enough to remember I think my only exposure to them was via the cartoon The Flintstones I didn t get much of a science education as a child but as a

  8. Robin Bonne Robin Bonne says:

    5 5 for the informational sections about dinosaurs 1 5 for the autobiographical sections about the author s academic research career in which he comes off as a sexist narcissist Gross Overall, read the sections about the dinosaurs and skip the parts about his personal experiences I listened to the audiobook so I co

  9. ✨ jamieson ✨ ✨ jamieson ✨ says:

    I was a dinosaur obsessed kid I watched the entire Land Before Time series, many many times, and would rewatch BBC s Walking with Dinosaurs so often that I can still quote large segments of it verbatim despite not having watched it for over a decade I didn t know about this book until it won the Goodreads Choice Award for be

  10. Tucker Tucker says:

    Many thanks to William Morrow for sending me a copy in exchange for an honest reviewI never liked dinosaurs There I said it As a young boy, I hated anything that could be associated with boys , men or masculinity Not in a sexist way I just had undiagnosed gender dysphoria But that s not what I am here to talk about today.Even

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