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RE: The Dinosauria remaindered
Thomas R. Holtz, Jr. writes:
> > From: owner-VRTPALEO@usc.edu [mailto:owner-VRTPALEO@usc.edu]
> > On Behalf Of Ian Paulsen
> > Sent: Wednesday, September 10, 2008 1:50 PM
> > To: email@example.com
> > Cc: VRTPALEO@usc.edu
> > Subject: The Dinosauria remaindered
> > HI ALL:
> > I just noticed that the 2nd edition of The Dinosauria has
> > been remaindered for $29.95 hardbound:
> > http://www.hamiltonbook.com/hamiltonbook.filereader?48c7f53100
> > I was wondering if a 3rd edition is in the works, or is this
> > book still worth getting?
> There is currently no word about a 3rd edition. If there should be a c. 2014
> version, it might be good for the editors to follow Matt Carrano's advice on
> some elements of chapter reorganization:
But to answer the second half of Ian's question: HECK, YES! This book
is _definitely_ worth having, and at the price of $30 it's absurdly
good value. It remains _the_ definitive reference work on dinosaurs.
Even if it does only have one stinkin' chapter on sauropods.
/o ) \/ Mike Taylor <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.miketaylor.org.uk
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Thomas Watson, chairman of IBM (1943, also attributed 1958).