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Fossils (Golden Guide)

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This introduction to the life of the past as revealed through fossils includes:

-Descriptions of the typical plants and animals of major geological eras

-Maps showing where fossils can be found

-The history of the development of life on earth

Full-color illustrations and concise information make this an invaluable and enjoyable guide to a fascinating subject.

Golden Guides first appeared in 1949 and quickly established themselves as authorities on subjects from Natural History to Science. Relaunched in 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press feature modern, new covers as part of a multi-year, million-dollar program to revise, update, and expand the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.

This introduction to the life of the past as revealed through fossils includes:

· Descriptions of the typical plants and animals of major geological eras

· Maps showing where fossils can be found

· The history of the development of life on earth

Full-color illustrations and concise information make this an invaluable and enjoyable guide to a fascinating subject.

Using clear text and detailed illustrations, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press present accurate information in a handy format for the beginner to the expert. These guides focus on what your students are really going to see. They are easy to use: detailed, full-color illustrations, text, and maps are all in one place. They are easy to understand: accurate, accessible information is simplified without being misrepresented. They are authoritative, containing up-to-date information written experts and checked by specialists. And they are portable: handy and lightweight, designed to fit in a pocket and be carried anywhere.

Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press have been updated and revised to revitalize the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.

Synopsis:

Golden has one of the most authoritative and largest selections of nature guide available. Perfect for nature lovers of all ages, this guide to fossils is a convenient size for outdoor use on field projects, hiking, and vacations. Full-color illustrations, non-technical language, and up-to-date range maps complete this comprehensive pocket reference.

Synopsis:

This introduction to the life of the past as revealed through fossils includes:

-Descriptions of the typical plants and animals of major geological eras

-Maps showing where fossils can be found

-The history of the development of life on earth

Full-color illustrations and concise information make this an invaluable and enjoyable guide to a fascinating subject.

About the Author

Golden Guides first appeared in 1949 and quickly established themselves as authorities on subjects from Natural History to Science. Relaunched in 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press feature modern, new covers as part of a multi-year, million-dollar program to revise, update, and expand the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781582381428
Author:
Perlman, Raymond
Author:
Zim, Herbert Spencer
Illustrator:
Perlman, Raymond
Author:
Rhodes, Frank H. T.
Author:
Zim, Herbert S.
Author:
Perlman, Raymond
Author:
Shaffer, Paul R.
Publisher:
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press
Location:
New York
Subject:
Fossils
Subject:
Geology-Fossils
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Series Volume:
no. 5
Publication Date:
20010431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Includes 481 full color illustrations th
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
6 x 4.11 x 0.325 in

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Product details 160 pages Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press - English 9781582381428 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Golden has one of the most authoritative and largest selections of nature guide available. Perfect for nature lovers of all ages, this guide to fossils is a convenient size for outdoor use on field projects, hiking, and vacations. Full-color illustrations, non-technical language, and up-to-date range maps complete this comprehensive pocket reference.
"Synopsis" by ,
This introduction to the life of the past as revealed through fossils includes:

-Descriptions of the typical plants and animals of major geological eras

-Maps showing where fossils can be found

-The history of the development of life on earth

Full-color illustrations and concise information make this an invaluable and enjoyable guide to a fascinating subject.

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