The bonehunters' revenge: dinosaurs, greed, and the greatest scientific feud of the gilded age
Par David Rains Wallace
Biographies, Sciences et médecine (biographies)
Audio avec voix humaine
Account of the historical feud between two nineteenth-century American paleontologists -Othniel Charles Marsh and Edward Drinker Cope. After the Civil War both men amassed large collections of dinosaur bones discovered in the West, but their intense rivalry led to muckraking and scandal rather than scientific cooperation. 1999.