The story of two 19th-century scientists who revealed one of the most significant events in the natural history of this planet: the existence of dinosaurs.In The Dinosaur Hunters, Deborah Cadbury brilliantly recreates the remarkable story of the bitter rivalry between two men: Gideon Mantell uncovered giant bones in a Sussex quarry, became obsessed with the lost world of the reptiles and was driven to despair. Richard Owen, a brilliant anatomist, gave the extinct creatures their name and secured for himself unrivalled international acclaim.More
We've sent an email with your order details. Order ID #:
To access this title, visit your library in the app or on the desktop website.
Every word worth reading for dino addicts.