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The Dinosaur Artist

Obsession, Betrayal and the Quest for Earth's Ultimate Trophy

by Paige Williams

Hardcover, 410 pages, Hachette Books, List Price: $28 |

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The Dinosaur Artist
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Obsession, Betrayal and the Quest for Earth's Ultimate Trophy
Author
Paige Williams

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A New Yorker staff writer analyzes the perilous world of the international fossil trade through the story of one man's devastating effort to sell a Gobi Desert dinosaur skeleton from a nation that forbids natural-history trafficking. 150,000 first printing.