Dr. Ernest Drake's Dragonology handbook : a practical course in dragons /

Twenty-one lessons to make you an expert in dragonology. Attention, devoted dragonology students! How many classic riddles do you know that could help you survive a dragon encounter? What dragon species attacks its victims with a "frosty blast" instead of a jet of flame? Which historical q...

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Main Author: Drake, Ernest.
Other Authors: Steer, Dugald.
Format: Book
Published: Cambridge, MA : Candlewick Press, 2005.
Physical Description: 78 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 22 cm.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Series: Ologies
Table of Contents:
  • Elementary dragonology
  • Introducing Western dragons: Identifying dragons
  • Dragon biology: food chains; aging dragons
  • Elementary riddle work
  • Reading dragon script
  • Starting fieldwork
  • The legend of the Lambton worm
  • Evaluating dragon treasure
  • Intermediate dragonology
  • Introducing Eastern dragons
  • Conserving wild dragons
  • Frost dragon migration
  • Intermediate riddles
  • Writing dragon script
  • Beginning dragon magic
  • In the laboratory
  • A legend of the dragon kings
  • Dragonology-for experienced practitioners only
  • Introducing other dragons; American dragons
  • a dragon keeper's guide; dragon first aid
  • How to draw dragons
  • Inventing dragon scripts
  • Dragon magic-words of power
  • Begin your own legend
  • Forming a dragonological society
  • Glossary of dragonological terms
  • Course certificate.