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Giant Dinosaurs

By Liz Miles

  • Paperback
  • £8.99

What would it be like to watch a pack of Velociraptors attack, or smell the fetid breath of a T-Rex?
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  • ISBN: 9781445123493
  • Publication date: 23 May 2013
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Franklin Watts
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