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Pawpawsaurus and other armored dinosaurs by Dougal Dixon

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Published by Picture Window Books in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English


  • Pawpawsaurus -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Ornithischia -- Juvenile literature.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 24) and index.

Other titlesArmored dinosaurs
Statementby Dougal Dixon ; illustrated by Steve Weston and James Field.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesDinosaur find
ContributionsWeston, Steve, ill., Field, James, 1959- ill.
LC ClassificationsQE862.O65 D595 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16631689M
ISBN 101404840176
ISBN 109781404840171
LC Control Number2007040925

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