Scaly spotted feathered frilled: how do we know what dinosaurs really looked like?

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Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,
Pub. Date:
[2013]
Language:
English
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No human being has ever seen a triceratops or velociraptor or even the mighty Tyrannosaurus rex. They left behind only their impressive bones. So how can scientists know what color dinosaurs were? Or if their flesh was scaly or feathered? Could that fierce T.rex have been born with spots?

In a first for young readers, the Sibert medalist Catherine Thimmesh introduces the incredible talents of the paleoartist, whose work reanimates gone-but-never-forgotten dinosaurs in giant full-color paintings that are as strikingly beautiful as they aim to be scientifically accurate, down to the smallest detail. Follow a paleoartist through the scientific process of ascertaining the appearance of various dinosaurs from millions of years ago to learn how science, art, and imagination combineto bring us face-to-face with the past.

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ISBN:
9780547991344
Reading Level:
MG
Level 8.6, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
1130L
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Grouping Title scaly spotted feathered frilled how do we know what dinosaurs really looked like
Grouping Author thimmesh catherine
Grouping Category book
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subject_facet Dinosaurs -- Juvenile literature, Paleoart -- Juvenile literature, Paleontology -- Juvenile literature
title_display Scaly spotted feathered frilled : how do we know what dinosaurs really looked like?
title_full Scaly spotted feathered frilled : how do we know what dinosaurs really looked like? / by the Sibert medalist Catherine Thimmesh
title_short Scaly spotted feathered frilled :
title_sub how do we know what dinosaurs really looked like?
topic_facet Dinosaurs, Paleoart, Paleontology