FossilsBook - 2009
This updated edition of the highly successful volume, created in conjunction with London's Natural History Museum, has all the strengths of the original...and more. Completely redesigned and revised, it now features two fascinating new sections that reflect the contemporary state of the field: "How to Recognize Fossils" and "Molecular Paleontology." Readers will find this a straightforward, fascinating, and highly attractive introduction to fossils, their study, and their use in reconstructing the history of the earth.
Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub. Co., c2009
Characteristics: 256 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 26 cm
Edition: 4th ed
Call Number: 560 FORTEY
Alternative Title: Fossils : the history of life