Series: Inside Series
Published: October 2010
Age range: from 9 to 12
Hardcover with Jacket
9 X 10
Carton Quantity: 20
Through more than 75 meticulously hand-drawn illustrations, plus ten gorgeous gatefolds, experts from the world-famous American Museum of Natural History recreate the world of the dinosaurs as it was over 250 million years ago. Each gatefold presents a dinosaur-related subject, from the characteristics of the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous time periods to dinosaur classification using a cladogram. In addition, readers will accompany a paleontologist on an excavation and learn how they plan a dig!
Andra Serlin Abramson has written dozens of children's book's including six books in Sterling's Up Close
series. Find out more about Andra at www.andraserlinabramson.com
Jason Brougham is an exhibit preparator at the American Museum of Natural History, and an anatomical sculptor and illustrator who specializes in dinosaurs. His work has appeared in Natural History
magazines, the New York Times
, and on the television programs NOVA
and National Geographic Explorer
. His work can be seen at www.jasonbrougham.com
. Carl Mehling is currently the collections manager at the American Museum of Natural History for the world's largest collection of dinosaur fossils.
The American Museum of Natural History in New York City is one of the largest and most respected museums in the world, with more millions of visitors each year. Plan a trip to the museum to see the largest collection of dinosaur fossils anywhere or visit online at www.amnh.org