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RE: new book
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> Sent: Monday, October 18, 1999 4:14 PM
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> I've just received a fun little book from Don Glut: _Carbon
> Dates: A
> Day by Day Almanac of Paleo Anniversaries and Dino Events_,
> and Company, 1999, $28.50, ISBN 0-7864-0592-9, paperback).
> Basically, pick any date of the year, and Glut's book will tell you
> what dinosaur-related events happened. In addition to the
> boring (heh
> heh) entries involving real paleontology, Glut also lists the good
> stuff, involving dinosaurs in SF and the movies. I was delighted to
> learn that I was born on the same day that Edgar Rice Burroughs
> finished writing _Tarzan at the Earth's Core_. What an honor!
> There are lots of photographs, most of which will be familiar to the
> serious dinosaur fan, but nice to see again anyway.
> All told, an amusing and clever contribution.
Got my copy of it, too.
On Sept. 13 (my birthday) in 1890 (somewhat before my birthyear... :-) the
famous Punch cartoon of Marsh as the ringmaster of a paleocircus was
Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
Department of Geology Director, Earth, Life & Time Program
University of Maryland College Park Scholars
College Park, MD 20742
Phone: 301-405-4084 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fax (Geol): 301-314-9661 Fax (CPS-ELT): 301-405-0796
- new book
- From: Farlow@IPFW.EDU (Farlow,James)