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A GATHERING OF WONDERS Behind the Scenes At the American Museum of Natural  History by Joseph Wallace - Paperback - First Edition - 2000 - from Riverwood's Books (SKU: 10089)

A GATHERING OF WONDERS Behind the Scenes At the American Museum of Natural History

A GATHERING OF WONDERS Behind the Scenes At the American Museum of Natural  History by Joseph Wallace - Paperback - First Edition - 2000 - from Riverwood's Books (SKU: 10089)

A GATHERING OF WONDERS Behind the Scenes At the American Museum of Natural History

by Joseph Wallace

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ISBN 10
0312280394
ISBN 13
9780312280390
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Griffin. New. 2000. First Edition. Softcover. 0312280394 . New book, small remainder mark to one outer edge, slight shelfwear to cover. "Since it was founded in 1869, the American Museum of Natural History has stood as one of the world's greatest repositories of scientific information and investigation. This delightful book takes us behind the exhibits and shows us some of the great researchers and fabulous objects from the Museum's past and present......; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Includes: * the famous Oviraptor eggs unearthed in the Gobi desert. * the stunning new Hall of Biodiversity, whose trees hold 411,000 model leaves* the 563-carat Star of India sapphire and the 632-carat Patricia emerald* Katharine Burden's hunt for the Komodo dragon : "Woman Huntress Revolts Against Playing Safe---Kills Huge 'Malay Dragon' " etc......Museum-goers will find their enjoyment enhanced by the wonderful anecdotes and insights, and armchair travelers will find the back-scenes tour enriching and enlightening. " (377) .

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Bookseller Inventory #
10089
Title
A GATHERING OF WONDERS Behind the Scenes At the American Museum of Natural History
Author
Joseph Wallace
Format/binding
Softcover
Book condition
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Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0312280394
ISBN 13
9780312280390
Publisher
Griffin
Place of Publication
New York, New York, U.s.a
Date published
2000
Keywords
0312280394
Bookseller catalogs
History - General; Nature - Wildlife; Social Sciences - Anthropology; Art Exhibitions;

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