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Re: What Do Ornithologists Think?



In a message dated 95-12-05 23:25:25 EST, DSmith0531@aol.com writes:

>Whilst browsing a local bookstore a while back, I saw a large ornithology
>textbook.  Wondering the same thing as Amando, I quickly looked to the
>chapter on avian evolution.  I scanned the entire chapter (granted, it was a
>very cursory scan - I was looking for a certain word...) and NOWHERE was the
>word "dinosaur" mentioned!  The gist of the chapter was that birds evolved
>from reptiles.  They mentioned stuff about archosaurs, but never dinosaurs.
> Curious, isn't it...?
>
>

Just how recent a book was this?