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The Resource The griffin and the dinosaur : how Adrienne Mayor discovered a fascinating link between myth and science, Marc Aronson with Adrienne Mayor ; illustrated by Chris Muller

The griffin and the dinosaur : how Adrienne Mayor discovered a fascinating link between myth and science, Marc Aronson with Adrienne Mayor ; illustrated by Chris Muller

Label
The griffin and the dinosaur : how Adrienne Mayor discovered a fascinating link between myth and science
Title
The griffin and the dinosaur
Title remainder
how Adrienne Mayor discovered a fascinating link between myth and science
Statement of responsibility
Marc Aronson with Adrienne Mayor ; illustrated by Chris Muller
Title variation
Griffin & the dinosaur
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the research scientist co-author's explorations in Greece and the Gobi Desert for the origins of the mythical griffin, relating the story of the ancient Scythians and the griffins that were said to have guarded their treasure
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
ZPJ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aronson, Marc,
Dewey number
398.2454
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1140
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
GR830.G7
LC item number
A76 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mayor, Adrienne
  • Müller, Chris,
  • National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mayor, Adrienne
  • Mayor, Adrienne
  • Griffins
  • Mythology, Scythian
  • Animals, Fossil
  • Dinosaurs
  • Griffins
  • Mythology, Scythian
  • Prehistoric animals
  • Dinosaurs
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The griffin and the dinosaur : how Adrienne Mayor discovered a fascinating link between myth and science, Marc Aronson with Adrienne Mayor ; illustrated by Chris Muller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 46) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781426311086
Lccn
bl2014013205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • ocn875538189
  • 1370506
  • (OCoLC)875538189
Label
The griffin and the dinosaur : how Adrienne Mayor discovered a fascinating link between myth and science, Marc Aronson with Adrienne Mayor ; illustrated by Chris Muller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 46) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781426311086
Lccn
bl2014013205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • ocn875538189
  • 1370506
  • (OCoLC)875538189

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