WorldCat Identities

Sloan, Christopher

Overview
Works: 29 works in 79 publications in 6 languages and 9,447 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QE861.5, 567.9
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christopher Sloan
Feathered dinosaurs by Christopher Sloan( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the evidence of dinosaurs with skeletal structures and feathers so similar to birds and why that is convincing many scientists that birds evolved from dinosaurs
Bury the dead : tombs, corpses, mummies, skeletons & rituals by Christopher Sloan( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the customs and practices related to burial that have existed from ancient times to the present
Supercroc and the origin of crocodiles by Christopher Sloan( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses prehistoric crocodiles, including the discovery of SuperCroc in the Sahara Desert, and the lifestyles, habitats, and conservation of modern crocodiles
The human story : our evolution from prehistoric ancestors to today by Christopher Sloan( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the origins of humans, including how such developments as Linnaeus' classification system and recent understanding of the human genome have improved scientists' comprehension of evolution
Tracking Tyrannosaurs : meet T. rex's fascinating family, from tiny terrors to feathered giants by Christopher Sloan( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book will highlight a newly discovered T. rex relative in China with a coat of downy feathers! This one-ton predator is the largest known animal to ever have walked the Earth. This discovery was made public in April 2012, and is a timely addition that sets this book apart from other dinosaur titles. We'll meet 19 kinds of tyrannosaurs--including seven new species discovered in the last two years--that came before T. rex. The names are strange, like Bistahieversor and Zhuchengtyrannus. The creatures were strange, too, and many of the newly discovered ones caught scientists by surprise. Filled with engaging, lifelike illustrations by Xing Lida, Tracking Tyrannosaurs explains to kids how T. rex, the most famous, ferocious dinosaur of all time was only one of many tyrannosaurs that lived on Earth for over 100 million years!"--
How dinosaurs took flight : the fossils, the science, what we think we know, and the mysteries yet unsolved by Christopher Sloan( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the evidence of dinosaurs with skeletal structures and feathers so similar to birds and why that is convincing many scientists that birds evolved from dinosaurs
Baby mammoth mummy : frozen in time! : a prehistoric animal's journey into the 21st century by Christopher Sloan( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the discovery of Lyuba, a perfectly preserved baby mammoth discovered along a river in Siberia 31,000 years after her birth, and offers a glimpse into her prehistoric world
Bizarre dinosaurs : some very strange creatures and why we think they got that way by Christopher Sloan( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses clear and informed text to tell readers what scientists know and what they are still guessing about a collection of odd-looking monsters, including how experts think these dinosaurs used their individual, bizarre characteristics
Mummies : dried, tanned, sealed, drained, frozen, embalmed, stuffed, wrapped, and smoked ... and we're dead serious by Christopher Sloan( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigate mysteries from the grave in this creepy-fun compendium of the world's most fascinating mummies. Learn what the experts have discovered about each mummy's life and death
What does it mean to be human? by Richard Potts( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This generously illustrated book tells the story of the human family, showing how our species' physical traits and behaviors evolved over millions of years as our ancestors adapted to dramatic environmental changes
Mummies : dried, tanned, drained, frozen, embalmed, stuffed, wrapped, and smoked-- and we're dead serious by Christopher Sloan( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigate mysteries from the grave in this creepy-fun compendium of the world's most fascinating mummies. Learn what the experts have discovered about each mummy's life and death
Quando i dinosauri spiccarono il volo : i fossili, la scienza, quello che pensiamo di sapere e i misteri ancora irrisolti by Christopher Sloan( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Italian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bury the dead tombs, corpses, mummies, skeletons & rituals by Christopher Sloan( Recording )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the customs and practices related to burial that have existed from ancient times to the present
How dinosaurs took flight by Christopher Sloan( )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Would you believe it if I told you that every bird you see- even the smallest hummingbird'is a dinosaur' Well, that's what many scientists now believe! Follow along as scientists examine ancient fossils and pose new theories on how prehistoric dinosaurs evolved into today's modern birds
Kong long shi zen me fei qi lai de? : ke xue jia ru he cong hua shi tui qiao kong long yan hua de mi mi by Lang Shi( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ørnejagten by Christopher Sloan( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and Danish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wings of death by Christopher Sloan( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mummies : dried, tanned, sealed, drained, frozen, embalmed, wrapped, and smoked--and we're dead serious by Christopher Sloan( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guai yi kong long zong dong yuan : zhe xie kong long, wei shen mechang de zhe me qi guai? by Lang Shi( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mummies : melted, dried, salted, smoked, frozen, stuffed, tanned, wrapped, and tattooed and we're all dead serious! by Christopher Sloan( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sloan, Chris

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Bury the dead : tombs, corpses, mummies, skeletons & ritualsSupercroc and the origin of crocodilesThe human story : our evolution from prehistoric ancestors to todayHow dinosaurs took flight : the fossils, the science, what we think we know, and the mysteries yet unsolvedBaby mammoth mummy : frozen in time! : a prehistoric animal's journey into the 21st centuryBizarre dinosaurs : some very strange creatures and why we think they got that wayMummies : dried, tanned, sealed, drained, frozen, embalmed, stuffed, wrapped, and smoked ... and we're dead seriousWhat does it mean to be human?