Fb2 Let's Call Him Barnum ePub
by Frances R. Brown
|Author:||Frances R. Brown|
|Publisher:||Vantage Pr; 1st edition (July 1, 1987)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1415 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1438 kb|
|Digital formats:||lrf mbr lit lrf|
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Barnum Brown (February 12, 1873 – February 5, 1963), commonly referred to as Mr. Bones, was an American paleontologist. Named after the circus showman P. T. Barnum, he discovered the first documented remains of Tyrannosaurus during a career that made him one of the most famous fossil hunters working from the late Victorian era into the early 20th century. Sponsored by the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH), Brown traversed the country bargaining and trading for fossils
Barnum Brown brushes off the loose sediment to reveal the man behind the legend
Barnum Brown brushes off the loose sediment to reveal the man behind the legend. Drawing on Brown’s field correspondence and unpublished notes, and on the writings of his daughter and his two wives, it discloses for the first time details about his life and travels-from his youth on the western frontier to his spying for the .
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An authoritative biography of Barnum Brown has long been wanting, and the authors of the new .
An authoritative biography of Barnum Brown has long been wanting, and the authors of the new volume have done an overall excellent job of summarizing the achievements of one of the most famous fossil hunters of all time I recommend it to anyone who has visited the AMNH and wondered where so many of those specimens came from. Even the uninitiated who cannot pronounce let alone identify many of these finds will be enthralled by a career that began before motorized traffic took over from ox wagons, and ended as computers started to encroach This is a scholarly but very readable book.
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Barney R Brown was born on February 12, 1946. He died on November 1, 2005 at 59 years of age. We know that Barney R Brown had been residing in Florissant, Saint Louis County, Missouri 63033.
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