WorldCat Identities

Dixon, Dougal

Overview
Works: 540 works in 1,360 publications in 3 languages and 58,631 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Encyclopedias  Guidebooks  Pictorial works  Forecasts  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor, Other, Illustrator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dougal Dixon
Dougal Dixon's dinosaurs by Dougal Dixon( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 1,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and times of dinosaurs, from their evolution to the present-day discovery of their fossils
The Macmillan illustrated encyclopedia of dinosaurs and prehistoric animals : a visual who's who of prehistoric life by Douglas Dixon( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes over 600 species which are arranged in evolutionary sequence and includes full-color paintings
After man : a zoology of the future by Dougal Dixon( Book )

20 editions published between 1981 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What exotic creatures does tomorrow hold? Dougal Dixon's classic work of speculative anthropology blends science and fantasy in a stunning zoology of the future
Dinosaurs by Dougal Dixon( Book )

31 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes various kinds of dinosaurs, including Parasaurolophus, Allosaurus, and Ornitholestes, and discusses how dinosaurs hunted, their life cycle, and how paleontologists learn about them
The Jurassic dinosaurs by Jane Burton( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and illustrations introduce the characteristics and natural environment of eleven dinosaurs of the Jurassic period including Diplodocus, Stegosaurus, and Cryptocleidus. Also contains a glossary and miscellaneous facts about dinosaurs
The first dinosaurs by Jane Burton( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and illustrations introduce the characteristics and natural environment of thirteen early dinosaurs such as Saltopus and Dimetrodon. Includes a glossary of terms and miscellaneous facts about dinosaurs
The last dinosaurs by Jane Burton( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographic illustrations describe the characteristics and habits of several dinosaurs and other prehistoric reptiles that roamed the earth during the Cretaceous Period
Hunting the dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals by Dougal Dixon( Book )

19 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how paleontologists discover, study, classify, reconstruct, and restore the fossil remains of many kinds of dinosaurs
The practical geologist by Dougal Dixon( Book )

14 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From exploring the basic principles of geology to starting a rock and mineral collection, The Practical Geologist is the perfect introduction to the world of earth science. Beginning with a history of the earth's formation and development, this book explores the substances that compose the planet, movements within the earth, the surface effects of weather and water, and underground landscapes. It shows you how to search for, identify, and extract samples of various rocks and minerals, and for each rock and mineral type there is a brief mineralogy and explanation of its locations. There are also sections on mapping, preparing, and curating specimens, and geological sites on the six continents. Packed with more than 200 full-color illustrations, this comprehensive guide is the essential practical companion for natural science enthusiasts everywhere. Via words and pictures, this book explores the Earth's formation and development, the substances that compose the planet, movements within the Earth, and much more. 200 four-color photos; line drawings throughout. Index
Dinosaur by Dougal Dixon( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Online links take you on location with fossil hunters, scientists, and the people who bring dinosaurs to life
Dinosaurs : the fossil hunters by Dougal Dixon( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How the science of paleontology got its start and where it is going in the future
Dinosaur revealed by Dougal Dixon( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and French and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of dinosaurs and environment in which they lived. Includes four two-page spreads with acetate overlays
The new dinosaurs : an alternative evolution by Dougal Dixon( Book )

15 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speculations on how dinosaurs would have evolved if they had not become extinct
Triceratops : and other forest dinosaurs by Dougal Dixon( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the various dinosaurs that lived in the forests, how they survived millions of years ago, and what they have in common with today's animals
Dougal Dixon's amazing dinosaurs : the fiercest, the tallest, the toughest, the smallest by Dougal Dixon( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descriptions of the strangest and the most famous dinosaurs, including new discoveries
Ankylosaurus : and other mountain dinosaurs by Dougal Dixon( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes various types of dinosaurs that lived in the mountains, how they survived millions of years ago, and what they have in common with today's mountain animals
Deltadromeus : and other shoreline dinosaurs by Dougal Dixon( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes various types of dinosaurs that lived near seashores, lakes, and riverbanks, how they survived millions of years ago, and what they have in common with seashore animals today
Stegosaurus : and other plains dinosaurs by Dougal Dixon( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various types of dinosaurs that lived on the plains, how they survived millions of years ago, and how they compare with today's grassland animals
Amazing dinosaurs : [more feathers, more claws, big horns, wide jaws!] by Dougal Dixon( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations, facts and the latest findings on eighty dinosaurs
Geology by Dougal Dixon( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the Earth's origins, the constant movements of its crust, and its rocks and minerals
 
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The practical geologist
Alternative Names
Dixon, D.

Dixon, Douglas

Dougal Dixon britischer Paläontologe und Evolutionsforscher

Dougal Dixon Brits paleontoloog

Диксон, Дугал

Дугал Диксон

Дугал Діксон

딕슨, 더갈 1947-

딕슨, 더글라스 1947-

딕슨, 두갈 1947-

딕슨, 두걸 1947-

ディクソン, D. (ドウーガル)

ディクソン, ドゥーガル

ドゥーガル・ディクソン

Languages
English (192)

Japanese (2)

French (2)

Covers
The Macmillan illustrated encyclopedia of dinosaurs and prehistoric animals : a visual who's who of prehistoric lifeAfter man : a zoology of the futureDinosaursThe practical geologistDinosaurDinosaurs : the fossil huntersDinosaur revealedTriceratops : and other forest dinosaurs