Shopping Cart -

Your cart is currently empty.
Upgrade to today
for only an extra Cxx.xx

You get:

plus This issue of xxxxxxxxxxx.
plus Instant access to the latest issue of 340+ of our top selling titles.
plus Unlimited access to 29000+ back issues
plus No contract or commitment. If you decide that PocketmagsPlus is not for you, you can cancel your monthly subscription online at any time. Auto-renews at $9.99 per month, unless cancelled.
Upgrade for 99c
Then just $9.99 / month. Cancel anytime.
Learn more
This website use cookies and similar technologies to improve the site and to provide customised content and advertising. By using this site, you agree to this use. To learn more, including how to change your cookie settings, please view our Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
US
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
Read anywhere Read anywhere
Ways to pay Pocketmags Payment Types
Trusted site
At Pocketmags you get
Secure Billing
Great Offers
Web & App Reader
Gifting Options
Loyalty Points

Time Capsule

Snapshots of the world from one year in the past
Lhuyd's book mainly contained fossils from the Coal Measures, the strata in which much of Earth’s early vegetation is preserved
ALAMY X2, GETTY X5, SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY X1

FIRST DESCRIPTION OF A DINOSAUR TOOTH

Dinosaur fossils have been studied for hundreds of years, but scientists didn’t know what they were – everything from giant elephants to dragons were suggested instead. In 1699, Edward Lhuyd published a catalogue of fossils that included the tooth of a sauropod – think Diplodocus – called Rutellum impicatum, found in Caswell, Oxfordshire. It was the first example of a named entity now recognisable as a dinosaur.

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of BBC History Revealed Magazine - July 2018
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Digital Issue
July 2018
Was $4.99 $1.99
This issue and other back issues are not included in a new BBC History Revealed Magazine subscription. Subscriptions include the latest regular issue and new issues released during your subscription.
Annual Digital Subscription
Only $ 3.15 per issue
SAVE
37%
$40.99
6 Month Digital Subscription
Only $ 4.15 per issue
SAVE
10%
$26.99
Monthly Digital Subscription
Only $ 4.61 per issue
$4.99

View Issues

About BBC History Revealed Magazine

In this month's issue… Everything you ever wanted to know about castles The complete story of the greatest emblem of the medieval age: how they evolved from simple forts into impregnable bastions, how they were built without modern machinery and how you could break into one. Plus: the Women's Liberation Movement; the peasant who became Japan's second great unifier; top 10 ancient board games; the football match that sparked a war; and a graphic guide to London Zoo's most famous residents.