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The Dinosaur Artist: Obsession, Betrayal, and the Quest for Earth's Ultimate Trophy

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In 2012, a New York auction catalogue boasted an unusual offering: `a superb Tyrannosaurus skeleton'. In fact, Lot 49135 consisted of a nearly complete T. bataar, a close cousin to the most famous animal that ever lived. The fossils on display in a Manhattan event space had been unearthed in Mongolia, 10,000 kilometres away. At 2.4 metres high and 7.3 metres long, the specimen was spectacular, and when the gavel sounded the winning bid was over $1 million. Eric Prokopi, a 38-year-old Floridian, was the man who had brought ...

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The Dinosaur Artist: Obsession, Betrayal, and the Quest for Earth's Ultimate Trophy
2018, Hachette Books

ISBN-13: 9780316382533

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The Dinosaur Artist: Obsession, Betrayal, and the Quest for Earth's Ultimate Trophy
2018, Hachette Books

ISBN-13: 9781549145988

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The Dinosaur Artist: obsession, betrayal, and the quest for Earth's ultimate trophy
2018, Scribe Publications, London

ISBN-13: 9781911617907

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The Dinosaur Artist: obsession, betrayal, and the quest for Earth's ultimate trophy
2018, Scribe Publications, London

ISBN-13: 9781925713954

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