New to the Children’s Room…

book cover of Dinosaur Mountain... Dinosaur Mountain: Digging into the Jurassic Age by Deborah Kogan Ray.

Earl Douglass was told to “find something big” for Andrew Carnegie’s Museum of Natural History in Pittsburgh, PA.  Using his knowledge of geology and topographical maps, Douglass spent the majority of his life along the Green River of Utah.  There, he uncovered a full Apatosaurus skeleton!  Removing it would take four years!  Read about his determination and persistence, and his lasting contribution to science.

Click here, or on the image to learn more about this book.  As always, if you’d like to place a reserve on this or any other title in our collection, call 985-2173  or click here.


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