Synopses & Reviews
Definitive guide provides paleontologists and amateur fossil enthusiasts with invaluable information about finding fossils, caring for samples, and how to study them. Profusely illustrated and expanded edition contains fascinating information about everything from single-celled organisms, arthropods and amphibians, to dinosaurs, birds, and mammals. Includes identification keys, glossary, more. Over 1,500 illustrations.
Profusely illustrated, expanded edition of definitive guide provides paleontologists and amateur fossil enthusiasts with a wealth of information on fossils of single-celled organisms, coelenterates, brachiopods, trilobites, crustaceans, arthropods, amphibians, dinosaurs and other reptiles, birds, plant life, and early mammals, as well as fascinating discussions of the movement of continents and the interplay between climate and humans. Includes identification keys, glossary and more. Over 1,500 illustrations.
Definitive guide on fossils: where they're found, how to care for and study them; with chapters on sponges, brachiopods, more. Over 1,500 illustrations.
Includes bibliographical references (p.681-694) and index.