Part of the series of award-winning, best-selling DK encyclopedias for children, this title has been completely revised to provide a comprehensive visual exploration of the entire range of prehistoric animal life. Dinosaurs: a children's encyclopedia is not simply a catalogue of facts and photos - it is a visual celebration of the history of all life on Earth, with a special focus on dinosaurs. More than 100 dinosaur species are featured, many illustrated with brand new artworks, exclusive to DK. The new images vividly reflect the very latest research into what these prehistoric creatures looked like, including thrilling new discoveries about feathered dinosaurs. Previous edition: 9781405367684
An exclusive close-up at Dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. Dinosaurs's a childrens Encyclopedia is a complete visual encyclopedia covering the entire range of prehistoric animal life for younger readers. It's jam-packed with over 100 dinosaurs and entries on all the best known prehistoric animals from giant dragonflies to the Velociraptor. This definitive guide includes exclusive, newly commissioned photos of the world's best and most complete dinosaur fossils, on location in North America and Europe. Dinosaurs's is not just a catalogue of facts and photos, but the book every budding fossil hunter and dinosaur enthusiast will want to own.
- Deatiled, stunning illustrations - Features fascinating information on the ancient world, fossils and recent dinosaur discoveries. - Included full-colour photographs, diagrams and maps. - A-Z encyclopedia covers 142 dinosaurs. - Written by a professional dinosaur paleontologist - Comprehensive glossary and index.
Next in the "Super" series that has sold more than 750,000 copies worldwide since 2012, this awesome dinosaur book is packed with brand new illustrations, impressive animal reconstructions, and stunning photographs of fossils, footprints, and skeletons. Tremble in terror as the strongest, fastest, largest, and strangest prehistoric creatures roar back to life as you've never seen them before. From the biggest teeth to the longest claws, Super Dinosaur Encyclopedia uses jaw-dropping new lifelike images to bring you face-to-face with the most fearsome creatures that ever stalked the Earth. You'll get up close and personal with the deadly Dakotaraptor's killer claws, see an armored Stegosaurus fight off foes with its spiked tail, and look through the crushing jaws of the all-powerful T-rex. Alongside the amazing images, Super Dinosaur Encyclopedia is packed with incredible facts about these extraordinary creatures. Did you know that the fearsome Tyrannosaurus has the most powerful bite of any land animal that has ever lived? Or that the bizarre Amargasaurus had spines that stuck out 24 in (60 cm) from its neck? Or perhaps you like your chances in a staring competition with Temnodontosaurus--just be warned: its eyes are 9.8 in (25 cm) wide! Features on fascinating fossils and the latest scientific techniques show you exactly how paleontologists piece together information about how dinosaurs would have looked and lived. The perfect read for children 9 and up, this brilliant and informative guide will appeal to budding dinosaur experts of all ages.
Over 60 Prehistoric Creatures As You've Never Seen Them Before
Are you curious about fossils, dinosaurs, and prehistoric life? Then dig into this stunning children's encyclopedia. This fully revised edition of Knowledge Encyclopedia- Dinosaur! is loaded with fascinating facts. Did you know that Velociraptor had three large "killer claws" on each foot to hunt down prey? Or that the long-necked Diplodocus was as long as three school buses? Can you imagine what a strange life it would be for Saltasaurus with no toes on their front feet? Would you believe that Carcharodon megalodon was an ocean monster with a fearsome bite at least six times stronger than today's great white shark? This dinosaur book for kids reveals more than 60 prehistoric creatures, from the age of the dinosaurs to the Ice Age. Including the Pterodactylus and ferocious Tyrannosaurus, the gigantic snake Titanoboa and mighty woolly mammoth, this book gets you up close and personal with these amazing animals. Packed with jaw-dropping 3D images, if you're mad about dinosaurs and palaeontology, Knowledge Encyclopedia- Dinosaur! is the perfect book for you.