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RE: Congratulations, DOCTOR Mike Taylor
"Dr. Grant, my dear Dr. Sattler....... Welcome to Jurassic Park!"
John Hammond in JP1
Ing. Yasmani Ceballos Izquierdo <email@example.com <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu on behalf of Mike Taylor
Sent: Thu 30.04.2009 10:20
Subject: Congratulations, DOCTOR Mike Taylor
Thomas R. Holtz, Jr. writes:
I mentioned the DML, and Tom in particularly, in the acknowledgements
of my dissertation; I reproduce the relevant section here for your
That I was able to approach Dave [Martill, my supervisor] with
even the little knowledge I did have is largely due to the
education-by-stealth that I received from members of the
Internet's Dinosaur Mailing List
(http://dinosaurmailinglist.org <http://dinosaurmailinglist.org/> ) --
most notably Tom Holtz,
who has a rare gift for explaining complex concepts simply and
briefly. I thank Mickey Rowe and Mary Kirkaldy for running
the list so efficiently and providing a forum that has been so
valuable to me.
It's true -- I would never has done this without the DML.
/o ) \/ Mike Taylor <email@example.com> http://www.miketaylor.org.uk
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