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Re: ERB and fossil vertebrates
At 06:07 PM 21/03/01 -0500, James Farlow wrote:
I read all of Burroughs' paleo-oriented books as a kid. My favorite was
the Land That Time Forgot series
Ah, for dino lovers it's hard to beat the moment in Tarzan At The Earth's
Core when Burroughs reveals to a wondering world the function of the plates
on Stegosaurus' back. As I recall - such things stick in the mind - the
wily beast got above Tarzan on a cliff edge, flattened its plates to the
side, and leapt into space, gliding through the air after our hero.
No wonder it became extinct....
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