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How to use this Atlas Life on Earth Rise of the Reptiles Triassic world Jurassic world cretaceous world what is a Dinosaur? Fossil Record Flying reptiles reptiles in the Sea north america

Provincial Park Petrified Forest Ghost ranch Dinosaur Monument cedar Mountain Hell creek

north america south america

south america

Valley of the Moon Araripe basin Auca Mahuevo

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europe's First Dinosaurs









Southern Britain


Ha^eg island


Southern Africa Tendaguru Bahariya oasis asia


Lufeng Basin Dashanpu Liaoning Gobi Desert

australia and Antarctica

Dinosaur cove Fossil Triangle Antarctica

Islands of Antarctica dinosaur facts

Death of the Dinosaurs After the Dinosaurs Questions You Ask Excavation and Display Glossary 94 index 96

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