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Barnum's bones : how Barnum Brown discovered the most famous dinosaur in the world / Tracey Fern ; pictures by Boris Kulikov.

Fern, Tracey E. (Author). Kulikov, Boris, 1966- (Added Author).

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  • 10 of 10 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Barnum Brown's parents named him after the circus icon P.T. Barnum, hoping that he would do something extraordinary--and he did. As a paleontologist for the American Museum of Natural History, he discovered the first documented skeleton of the Tyrannosaurus Rex, as well as most of the other dinosaurs on display there today. Full color.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J EARLY 560.92 FER (Text) 33892100026781 Children's Early Non-Fiction Book None 08/23/2012 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374305161
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2012.

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General Note:
"Margaret Ferguson Books."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
Barnum Brown's parents named him after the circus icon P.T. Barnum, hoping that he would do something extraordinary--and he did. As a paleontologist for the American Museum of Natural History, he discovered the first documented skeleton of the Tyrannosaurus Rex, as well as most of the other dinosaurs on display there today. Full color.
Subject: Brown, Barnum > Juvenile literature.
Paleontologists > United States > Biography > Biography

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