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The bone wars : the true story of an epic battle to find dinosaur fossils  Cover Image Book Book

The bone wars : the true story of an epic battle to find dinosaur fossils / Jane Kurtz ; Illustrated by Alexander Vidal.

Kurtz, Jane, (author.). Vidal, Alexander, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534493643
  • ISBN: 1534493646
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Beach Lane Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division, [2023]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
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Summary, etc.:
"Discover the true story of the race between two paleontologists to find dinosaur fossils in this nonfiction picture book. O. C. Marsh and Edward Cope met in 1863 and bonded over their shared love of fossils, becoming the best of friends. Until one day Marsh discovered an error in Cope's work, and the Bone Wars began! Marsh and Cope raced each other around the world, excavating fossils and trying to find the most important never-before-seen discoveries."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8 Beach Lane Books.
Grades 2-3 Beach Lane Books.
Subject: Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897 > Juvenile literature.
Marsh, Othniel Charles, 1831-1899 > Juvenile literature.
Paleontologists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Paleontology > United States > History > 19th century > Juvenile literature.
Fossils > Collection and preservation > United States > History > 19th century > Juvenile literature.

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Easton Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Easton Public Library J 560.92 KURTZ, JANE (Text) 37777156579336 Juvenile New Nonfiction Checked out 03/01/2024


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