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Dinosaurs in Fantastic Fiction: A Thematic Survey Hardcover – October 5, 2006

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"Comprehensive." --Catholic Library World

"A great reference." --Prehistoric Times

"Excellent." --The SF Site: The Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy

About the Author

Allen A. Debus is a dinosaur sculptor, a contributing editor of Fossil News: Journal of Avocational Paleontology and writes regularly for Prehistoric Times. The author of Paleoimagery (2002), he lives in Hanover Park, Illinois.

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  • Hardcover: 230 pages
  • Publisher: McFarland (October 5, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0786426721
  • ISBN-13: 978-0786426720
  • Product Dimensions: 10.3 x 7.1 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 8.8 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,477,751 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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An excellent overview of fantasy and science fiction literature involving dinosaurs, from the very first in the end of the 19th century, to today's thrillers. Many obscure works of fiction are given long-needed attention, and this comprehensive look is a must for anyone interested in dinosaurs and fiction narratives. With the work of the late Michael Crichton and its spinoffs as the codifiers for today's image of dinosaurs, it's a real treat to see these fascinating creatures in the works of a potpourri of science fiction masters.
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