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Author Carpenter, Kenneth, 1949-

Title Acrocanthosaurus inside and out / Kenneth Carpenter
Published Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2016]
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Contents Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Chapter 1. Discovering Acro; Chapter 2. Who Is Acrocanthosaurus?; Chapter 3. How to Fossilize an Acrocanthosaurus; Chapter 4. The Skeleton of Acrocanthosaurus; Chapter 5. Why Tall Back Spines?; Chapter 6. Soft, Squishy Stuff: The Internal Anatomy; Chapter 7. The Next Generation: Reproduction and Growing Up; Chapter 8. Acro the Hunter; Chapter 9. The World of Acro; Chapter 10. A Final Few Words; Annotated References; Index
Summary As the first book-length work on Acrocanthosaurus, this volume introduces a prehistoric giant that once stalked Texas and Oklahoma and offers a rare, firsthand glimpse into the trials and triumphs of paleontology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Carnivorous animals, Fossil -- United States
Dinosaurs -- United States
Carnivorous animals, Fossil.
NATURE -- Fossils.
United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0806156384 (electronic bk.)
9780806156385 (electronic bk.)