Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

The Discovery of T. rex (Stories From…

The Discovery of T. rex (Stories From History)

by Dougal Dixon

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations



Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

No reviews
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English


Book description
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 076964693X, Paperback)

Turn the page and take a step back in time!

From the Stories From History series, The Discovery of T. Rex takes a completely factual look at the most terrifying creature of the prehistory world. This book is presented in a fast-paced, edgy graphic novel format including bright, action-packed scenes.

This huge beast lived over 85-65 million years ago but since its discovery in 1902 it has caused public scandal and outrage, pitting scientists against each other in a battle over the most famous dinosaur of all time. The Discovery of T. Rex is sure to capture any reader’s attention and turn even the most casual reader into a history buff!


• Full-Color illustrations

• Fact Boxes

• Timeline, glossary, and index

Tales from the past meet modern-day storytelling! Epic battles, secret plots, and brave warriors await readers in the nonfiction Stories From History series. Discover history in a fast-paced format, taking readers right to the action! History has never been this exciting! Check out the other titles in this series!

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:20:05 -0400)

(see all 2 descriptions)

Relates, in graphic format, the story of the discovery of the first Tyrannosaurus Rex remains by Barnum Brown in 1902 and how that discovery shook up the scientific world.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
1 avail.

Popular covers


Average: No ratings.

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


You are using the new servers! | About | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 117,051,469 books! | Top bar: Always visible