Dinosaur Bibliography


My budgie Pasha is sitting on a shelf next to some dinosaur books.  He always enjoys a good book. Colbert, Edwin H. (1984) — The Great Dinosaur Hunters and their Discoveries, Dover Publications, Incorporated, New York.

Currie, Philip J. and Kevin Padian, editors (1997) — Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs, Academic Press, San Diego.

Czerkas, Sylvia Massey and Donald F. Glut (1982) — Dinosaurs, Mammoths and Cavemen: The Art of Charles R. Knight, E.P. Dutton, Incorporated, New York.

Desmond, Adrian J. (1975) — The Hot-Blooded Dinosaurs: A Revolution in Palaeontology, The Dial Press/James Wade, New York.

Dingus, Lowell and Timothy Rowe (1998) — The Mistaken Extinction: Dinosaur Evolution and the Origin of Birds, W.H. Freeman and Company, New York.

Farlow, James O. and M.K. Brett-Surman, editors (1997) — The Complete Dinosaur, Indiana University Press, Bloomington and Indianapolis.

Feduccia, Alan (1996) — The Origin and Evolution of Birds, Yale University Press, New Haven and London.

Glut, Donald F. (1984) — The Dinosaur Dictionary, Bonanza Books, New York.

Glut, Donald F. (1997) — Dinosaurs: The Encyclopedia, McFarland and Company, Publishers, Jefferson, North Carolina and London.

Heilman, Gerhard (1972) — The Origin of Birds, Dover Publications, Incorporated, New York.

Jaffe, Mark (2000) — The Gilded Dinosaur: The Fossil War Between E.D. Cope and O.C. Marsh and the Rise of American Science, Crown Publishers, New York.

Lanham, Url (1973) — The Bone Hunters: The Heroic Age of Paleontology in the American West, Dover Publications, Incorporated, New York.

Long, John A. (1998) — Dinosaurs of Australia and New Zealand and Other Animals of the Mesozoic Era, Harvard University Press, Cambridge.

Paul, Gregory S., editor (2000) — The Scientific American Book of Dinosaurs, A Byron Preiss Book, St. Martin’s Press, New York.

Romer, Alfred S. (1966) — Vertebrate Paleontology, University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London.

Sattler, Helen R. (1983) — The Illustrated Dinosaur Dictionary, Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Books, New York.

Vickers-Rich, Patricia and Thomas Hewett-Rich (1999) — Wildlife of Gondwana: Dinosaurs and Other Vertebrates from the Ancient Supercontinent, Indiana University Press, Bloomington and Indianapolis.

Weishampel, David B., Peter Dodson and Halszka Osmólska, editors (1990) — The Dinosauria, University of California Press, Berkeley, Los Angeles and Oxford.

And if your appetite has been whetted by this, take a look at:
Chure, Daniel J. and John S. McIntosh (1989) — A Bibliography of the Dinosauria (Exclusive of the Aves), 1677-1986, Museum of Western Colorado Paleontology Series #1, Grand Junction.