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Enrich your travels with reading! Here's a hand-picked list prepared for your journey in conjunction with the book experts at Longitude.
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Fossil Factory: A Kid's Guide to Digging up Dinosaurs, Exploring Evolution and Finding Fossils

GEO28
Niles Eldredge
Roberts Rinehart Publishers
2002
112
1570984174
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
A fun and fact-filled activity book by American Museum of Natural History paleontologist Eldredge and his two teenage sons. Geared for ages 7-12.
$12.95

Switchbacks, True Stories from the Canadian Rockies

CND186
Sid Marty
McClelland and Stewart
2008
316
0771056702
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
A native Albertan and park warden in the Canadian Rockies, Marty relates colorful anecdotes from friends, colleagues and his own youth in this collection of tales, which includes A Horse Named Candy.
$19.99

A Traveller's History of Canada

CND82
Robert Bothwell
Interlink Publishing Group
2010
220
1566563860
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A readable and admirably concise march through Canadian history from prehistory to today, including a timeline.
$14.95

Alberta Wildlife

CND279
James Kavanagh
Waterford Press
2005
1583552812
PLASTIC CARD
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
Identify Rockies wildlife with this handy, laminated card featuring color drawings and short descriptions.
$7.95

Alberta Map

CND77
Map Art Maps
Map Art
2004
2
1551981084
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A colorful travel map of Alberta.
$4.95

The Handy Dinosaur Answer Book

BST231
Patricia Barnes-Svarney
Perseus
2010
274
1578592186
PAPER
Reference
0
0
0
0
A comprehensive reference for young and old dinosaur lovers, this guide has an easy question- answer format that opens up debates surrounding the origins and fates of these astonishing creatures.
$21.95

Barnum Brown, The Man Who Discovered Tyrannosaurus Rex

USW629
Mark Norell, Lowell Dingus
University of California Press
2011
368
0520252640
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Drawing on Brown's field correspondence, unpublished notes and the writings of his two wives, this lively popular biography by two paleontologists at the American Museum of Natural History recreates Brown's colorful personality and adventures.
$34.95

Deep Alberta, Fossil Facts and Dinosaur Digs

NAT284
John Acorn
Michigan State Univ Press
2007
186
0888644817
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
1
Explore Alberta, the most paleontological of provinces, with life-long resident John Acorn as he features 80 of the most noteworthy fossils discovered there, many of them from dinosaurs.
$29.95

Dinosaur Provincial Park, A Spectacular Ancient Ecosystem Revealed

BST234
Philip J. Currie
Indiana University Press
2005
672
0253345952
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
Published in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Alberta’s Dinosaur Provincial Park, this scientific overview of the park includes depictions of its diverse flora and fauna, ecology and exciting major fossil discoveries. Includes a CD-Rom with additional information and photographs.
$49.95

Dinosaurs

BST235
Steve Brusatte
Random House
2010
224
1847244173
HARD COVER
Natural History
1/1/2112
0
0
0
0
Over 170 thrillingly detailed computer generated illustrations bring the prehistoric world back to life in this appropriately oversized guide to dinosaurs. Brusatte, a paleontology expert at Columbia and the American Museum of Natural History, accompanies each illustration with information about diet, habitat, appearance, global location and life span.
$39.95

Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Life

BST233
Hazel Richardson
DK Publishing
2003
224
0789493616
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
A comprehensive guide to everyone’s favorite prehistoric creatures, this book profiles 200 different dinosaur species with full-color illustrations and photographs of excavation sites.
$22.00

Dinosaurus, The Complete Guide

BST232
Steve Parker
Firefly Books
2016
320
1770857761
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
This helpful reference identifies 500 species of dinosaurs -- from flesh-eaters to egg-stealers -- describing their appearance, diet and life habits. With vivid full-color illustrations.
$29.95

Life Through the Ages, A Commemorative Edition

SCI41
Charles R. Knight, Stephen Jay Gould (Introduction), Philip J. Currie (Introduction)
Indiana University Press
2001
96
0253339286
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
A classic by influential paleoartist Charles R. Knight, originally published in 1946. Knight's dinosaur reconstructions have fueled the imaginations of several generations of visitors to the American Museum of Natural History and Field Museum.
$19.95

My Beloved Brontosaurus

BST217
Brian Switek
Farrar, Straus & Giroux
2013
256
0374135061
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
Dino-obsessed science writer Brian Switek takes us on a cross-country odyssey to museums, paleontologists and fossil sites on an infectiously enthusiastic quest to outline what we know about these great beasts.
$26.00

Reading The Rocks, A Biography of Ancient Alberta

NAT286
Monique Keiran
Red Deer
2004
121
0889952833
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Scientists at the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology and natural history writer Keiran worked together to bring about this vividly detailed account of Alberta’s rich geological history, beginning with the Big Bang and traveling into the modern era. Includes over 200 full-color photographs and 45 maps, timelines and line drawings.
$14.95

The Complete Dinosaur

SCI42
James O. Farlow (Editor), M.K. Brett-Surman (Editor), Robert K. Walters (Editor)
Indiana University Press
2012
752
0253213134
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
A scholarly survey of dinosaurs, their discovery, study, biology and evolution, geared to the serious dinosaur enthusiast. With hundreds of black-and-white drawings and photographs.
$85.00

The Great Extinctions

NAT283
Norman MacLeod
Firefly Books
2013
208
1770851879
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
MacLeod explores the history of extinctions and attempts to predict what might happen in the future if Earth’s biodiversity is not preserved.
$29.95

The Princeton Field Guide to Dinosaurs

BST161
Gregory S. Paul
Princeton University Press
2016
360
0691167664
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
The first authoritative book on dinosaurs written in the style of a field guide, this comprehensive resource includes over 735 dinosaur species and 600 illustrations.
$35.00

The Handy Dinosaur Answer Book

BST231
Patricia Barnes-Svarney
Perseus
2010
274
1578592186
PAPER
Reference
0
0
0
0
A comprehensive reference for young and old dinosaur lovers, this guide has an easy question- answer format that opens up debates surrounding the origins and fates of these astonishing creatures.
$21.95

Barnum Brown, The Man Who Discovered Tyrannosaurus Rex

USW629
Mark Norell, Lowell Dingus
University of California Press
2011
368
0520252640
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Drawing on Brown's field correspondence, unpublished notes and the writings of his two wives, this lively popular biography by two paleontologists at the American Museum of Natural History recreates Brown's colorful personality and adventures.
$34.95

Dinosaur Provincial Park, A Spectacular Ancient Ecosystem Revealed

BST234
Philip J. Currie
Indiana University Press
2005
672
0253345952
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
Published in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Alberta’s Dinosaur Provincial Park, this scientific overview of the park includes depictions of its diverse flora and fauna, ecology and exciting major fossil discoveries. Includes a CD-Rom with additional information and photographs.
$49.95

Dinosaurs

BST235
Steve Brusatte
Random House
2010
224
1847244173
HARD COVER
Natural History
1/1/2112
0
0
0
0
Over 170 thrillingly detailed computer generated illustrations bring the prehistoric world back to life in this appropriately oversized guide to dinosaurs. Brusatte, a paleontology expert at Columbia and the American Museum of Natural History, accompanies each illustration with information about diet, habitat, appearance, global location and life span.
$39.95

Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Life

BST233
Hazel Richardson
DK Publishing
2003
224
0789493616
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
A comprehensive guide to everyone’s favorite prehistoric creatures, this book profiles 200 different dinosaur species with full-color illustrations and photographs of excavation sites.
$22.00

Dinosaurus, The Complete Guide

BST232
Steve Parker
Firefly Books
2016
320
1770857761
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
This helpful reference identifies 500 species of dinosaurs -- from flesh-eaters to egg-stealers -- describing their appearance, diet and life habits. With vivid full-color illustrations.
$29.95

Life Through the Ages, A Commemorative Edition

SCI41
Charles R. Knight, Stephen Jay Gould (Introduction), Philip J. Currie (Introduction)
Indiana University Press
2001
96
0253339286
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
A classic by influential paleoartist Charles R. Knight, originally published in 1946. Knight's dinosaur reconstructions have fueled the imaginations of several generations of visitors to the American Museum of Natural History and Field Museum.
$19.95

My Beloved Brontosaurus

BST217
Brian Switek
Farrar, Straus & Giroux
2013
256
0374135061
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
Dino-obsessed science writer Brian Switek takes us on a cross-country odyssey to museums, paleontologists and fossil sites on an infectiously enthusiastic quest to outline what we know about these great beasts.
$26.00

Reading The Rocks, A Biography of Ancient Alberta

NAT286
Monique Keiran
Red Deer
2004
121
0889952833
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Scientists at the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology and natural history writer Keiran worked together to bring about this vividly detailed account of Alberta’s rich geological history, beginning with the Big Bang and traveling into the modern era. Includes over 200 full-color photographs and 45 maps, timelines and line drawings.
$14.95

The Complete Dinosaur

SCI42
James O. Farlow (Editor), M.K. Brett-Surman (Editor), Robert K. Walters (Editor)
Indiana University Press
2012
752
0253213134
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
A scholarly survey of dinosaurs, their discovery, study, biology and evolution, geared to the serious dinosaur enthusiast. With hundreds of black-and-white drawings and photographs.
$85.00

The Great Extinctions

NAT283
Norman MacLeod
Firefly Books
2013
208
1770851879
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
MacLeod explores the history of extinctions and attempts to predict what might happen in the future if Earth’s biodiversity is not preserved.
$29.95

The Princeton Field Guide to Dinosaurs

BST161
Gregory S. Paul
Princeton University Press
2016
360
0691167664
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
The first authoritative book on dinosaurs written in the style of a field guide, this comprehensive resource includes over 735 dinosaur species and 600 illustrations.
$35.00

More Books

Moon Handbook Canadian Rockies

CND231
Andrew Hempstead
Avalon Travel Publishing
2016
400
1631213466
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This comprehensive and authoritative guide by Banff-based Hempstead covers where to go and what to do from Jasper to Waterton.
$19.99

The Bonehunters' Revenge, Dinosaurs and Fate in the Gilded Age

GEN125
David Rains Wallace
Lightning Source
2000
256
0618082409
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
In this riveting chronicle, Wallace details how Marsh and Cope battled for headlines during the golden age of dinosaur discovery.
$20.95

Scats and Tracks of the Rocky Mountains

USW118
James Halfpenny, Todd Telander (Illustrator)
Falcon Press
2015
176
1493009966
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
An essential pocket guide to tracks, scats and signs of not just the mammals of the region, but also of the reptiles, amphibians and birds. Each of 70 species gets a double-page spread, with line drawings of the animal, scat and track, range map and description.
$12.95

More Books

Scats and Tracks of the Rocky Mountains

USW118
James Halfpenny, Todd Telander (Illustrator)
Falcon Press
2015
176
1493009966
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
An essential pocket guide to tracks, scats and signs of not just the mammals of the region, but also of the reptiles, amphibians and birds. Each of 70 species gets a double-page spread, with line drawings of the animal, scat and track, range map and description.
$12.95

The Bonehunters' Revenge, Dinosaurs and Fate in the Gilded Age

GEN125
David Rains Wallace
Lightning Source
2000
256
0618082409
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
In this riveting chronicle, Wallace details how Marsh and Cope battled for headlines during the golden age of dinosaur discovery.
$20.95

Moon Handbook Canadian Rockies

CND231
Andrew Hempstead
Avalon Travel Publishing
2016
400
1631213466
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This comprehensive and authoritative guide by Banff-based Hempstead covers where to go and what to do from Jasper to Waterton.
$19.99

For Kids

Lonely Planet Not for Parents How to Be a Dinosaur Hunter

BST226
Lonely Planet Publications
Lonely Planet Publications
2013
160
1743219083
HARD COVER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This colorful guide teaches young explorers how to dress for archaeological expeditions, how to find and identify dinosaur remains and even how to recreate skeletons to bring the prehistoric past to life.
$17.99

Dinosaurs! Coloring Book

NAT188
Jan Sovak
Dover Publications
2009
48
0486469875
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
This awe-inspiring collection features 30 highly detailed drawings of the Tyrannosaurus Rex, Triceratops, Velociraptor and many others, all set in their natural habitats.
$3.99

Walking With Dinosaurs Encyclopedia

BST236
Steve Brusatte
HarperCollins
2013
96
0062232789
HARD COVER
Reference
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
This kid-friendly accompaniment to the popular BBC series offers factual answers to common questions about dinosaurs, illustrated using beloved characters from the show. Features colorful scenes from the upcoming film and images of paleontologists at work.
$12.99

Billions of Years, Amazing Changes, The Story of Evolution

NAT285
Laurence Pringle
Boyds Mills
2011
102
1590787234
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
An accessible account of the scientific research from various fields supporting the modern view of evolution and natural selection, geared for children 8 to 12.
$17.95

Dino Wars

GEN331
Jinny Johnson, Michael J. Benton (Contributor)
Harry N. Abrams
2005
144
0810957981
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
An exciting and fully-illustrated guide which pits dinosaurs against each other to teach kids ages 8 and up the prehistoric world's biggest and strongest.
$18.95

Dinosaur Digs

SCI208
Mary Quigley
Heinemann
2005
48
1403460027
PAPER
Archaeology
0
0
0
1
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Subtitled Excavating the Past, this informative, lively book introduces younger readers to paleontology, fossils and dinosaur history. For children aged 9-11, and enjoyable for the whole family.
$8.99

Encyclopedia Prehistorica: Dinosaurs

SCI102
Robert Sabuda, Matthew Reinhart
Candlewick Press
2005
12
0763622281
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
Sabuda and Reinhart turn their pop-up magic on dinosaurs in six double-page marvels of paper engineering. Each dramatic page is festooned with text, illustrations and smaller booklets, many with their own miniature pop-ups, 35 in all.
$34.99

For Kids

Dino Wars

GEN331
Jinny Johnson, Michael J. Benton (Contributor)
Harry N. Abrams
2005
144
0810957981
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
An exciting and fully-illustrated guide which pits dinosaurs against each other to teach kids ages 8 and up the prehistoric world's biggest and strongest.
$18.95

Encyclopedia Prehistorica: Dinosaurs

SCI102
Robert Sabuda, Matthew Reinhart
Candlewick Press
2005
12
0763622281
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
Sabuda and Reinhart turn their pop-up magic on dinosaurs in six double-page marvels of paper engineering. Each dramatic page is festooned with text, illustrations and smaller booklets, many with their own miniature pop-ups, 35 in all.
$34.99

Dinosaurs! Coloring Book

NAT188
Jan Sovak
Dover Publications
2009
48
0486469875
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
This awe-inspiring collection features 30 highly detailed drawings of the Tyrannosaurus Rex, Triceratops, Velociraptor and many others, all set in their natural habitats.
$3.99

Lonely Planet Not for Parents How to Be a Dinosaur Hunter

BST226
Lonely Planet Publications
Lonely Planet Publications
2013
160
1743219083
HARD COVER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This colorful guide teaches young explorers how to dress for archaeological expeditions, how to find and identify dinosaur remains and even how to recreate skeletons to bring the prehistoric past to life.
$17.99

Billions of Years, Amazing Changes, The Story of Evolution

NAT285
Laurence Pringle
Boyds Mills
2011
102
1590787234
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
An accessible account of the scientific research from various fields supporting the modern view of evolution and natural selection, geared for children 8 to 12.
$17.95

Walking With Dinosaurs Encyclopedia

BST236
Steve Brusatte
HarperCollins
2013
96
0062232789
HARD COVER
Reference
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
This kid-friendly accompaniment to the popular BBC series offers factual answers to common questions about dinosaurs, illustrated using beloved characters from the show. Features colorful scenes from the upcoming film and images of paleontologists at work.
$12.99

Worth Looking For

Dinosaur Country, Unearthing the Alberta Badlands

CND76
Renie Gross
Aa Balkema
1998
243
096833850X
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
1
An overview of the Badlands of Alberta and a primer on paleontology in the region.
$12.25