Lone Star Dinosaurs

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Lone Star Dinosaurs
Cover of book Lone Star Dinosaurs by Louis L. Jacobs.jpg
Cover for Lone Star Dinosaurs
Author Louis L. Jacobs
Illustrator Karen Carr
Genre Non-fiction
Publisher Ivan R. Dee
Publication date
Media type Print (Hardcover & paperback)
ISBN 0-613-28934-X

Lone Star Dinosaurs is a book written by Louis L. Jacobs and published in 1995. It concerns the history of dinosaurs in Texas and the people who found their remains. Most of the dinosaurs in the book are from the Cretaceous age and a few of the dinosaurs include Pleurocoelus, Alamosaurus, Tenontosaurus, Tyrannosaurus rex, and the pterosaur Quetzalcoatlus. The stories within the book were compiled directly from the people who found the fossils.

Critical reception[edit]

Judyth Rigler of the San Antonio Express-News called it a "visually stunning novel".[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Judyth Rigler (October 22, 1995). "Takeoff trivia includes dinos". San Antonio Express-News. Retrieved June 4, 2011. 

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