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Dinosaur summer, Greg Bear ; illustrations by Tony DiTerlizzi

Label
Dinosaur summer
Title
Dinosaur summer
Statement of responsibility
Greg Bear ; illustrations by Tony DiTerlizzi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Peter Belzoni and his father, a photojournalist, accept the nearly impossible task of returning "a menagerie of avisaurs, centrosaurs, and ankylosaurs, as well as one large predatory raptor named Dagger" from their previous home in the Lothar Gluck Circus in Venezuela to "the wild."--Jacket
Summary
It is June 1947, and the last dinosaur circus has gone bankrupt. The dinosaur craze had begun with Professor Challenger's expedition to El Grande, the famous Lost World. Numerous others interested mainly in capturing dinosaurs and exporting them to circuses and zoos had followed Challenger. Peter and his photojournalist father, Anthony, have been hired to document the demise of the last dinosaur circus; they are to see its last show and then travel to its headquarters in Florida. Peter realizes they are not going to Florida when they board a boat to Venezuela. They are going to El Grande, the Lost World, to release the dinosaurs back into the wild. -- Description by: Tom Reynolds
Pace
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
014764
Cataloging source
NXW
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.E157
LC item number
D56 1998
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Dinosaur summer, Greg Bear ; illustrations by Tony DiTerlizzi
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
186064
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
325 p.
Isbn
9780446520980
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52487003
  • (OCoLC)52487003
Label
Dinosaur summer, Greg Bear ; illustrations by Tony DiTerlizzi
Publication
Control code
186064
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
325 p.
Isbn
9780446520980
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52487003
  • (OCoLC)52487003

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