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The Griffin and the Dinosaur free pdf Follow along as research scientist Adrienne Mayor searches for the origins of the mythical Griffin - could such a creature be based in reality? While studying the classics in Greece, Adrienne came across accounts of an ancient creature, sometimes called "bird-monster," griffin, or Minotaur. Adrienne travels from Greece to the Gobi Desert in search of where an ancient race of nomadic horsemen called the Scythians hid their gold - gold that was rumored to be guarded by griffins. Along the way, she encounters Jack Horner and Roy Chapman Andrews (real-life Indiana Jones and Dr. Alan Grant).

About Marc Aronson

ADRIENNE MAYOR is an independent folklorist/historian of science who investigates natural knowledge contained in pre-scientific myths and oral traditions. "The Poison King" is Mayor's latest book, and won top honors (Gold Medal) for Biography, Independent Publishers' Book Award 2010. It is a 2009 National Book Award Finalist. The History Channel's "Ancient Monster Hunters" is based on Mayor's first book. Co-author MARC ARONSON is an award-winning author and editor who earned his doctorate in American History at NYU. A prolific author, a blogger for SLJ, and an innovative thinker on children's book subjects, Marc brings deep knowledge of how kids relate to information.

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Author : Marc Aronson
Publisher : National Geographic Society
Data Published : 08 April 2014
ISBN : 1426311087
EAN : 9781426311086
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 48 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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