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A History Of Life In 100 Fossils

Pub Date : 2014 | Author : Paul D. Taylor | Publisher : Smithsonian Inst Press

ISBN 10 : 9781588344823
ISBN 13 : 1588344827

Examines one hundred fossils of animals and plants that helped shape the Earth, with stories of how they were discovered and why they are important...


A History Of Life In 100 Fossils

Pub Date : 2014-10-14 | Author : Paul D. Taylor | Publisher : Smithsonian Institution

ISBN 10 : 9781588345028
ISBN 13 : 1588345025

A History of Life in 100 Fossils showcases 100 key fossils that together illustrate the evolution of life on earth. Iconic specimens have been selected from the renowned collection..


The Story Of Life In 25 Fossils

Pub Date : 2015-08-25 | Author : Donald R. Prothero | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231539425
ISBN 13 : 0231539428

Every fossil tells a story. Best-selling paleontology author Donald R. Prothero describes twenty-five famous, beautifully preserved fossils in a gripping scientific history of life..


Evolution

Pub Date : 2017-08-22 | Author : Donald R. Prothero | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231543163
ISBN 13 : 0231543166

Donald R. Prothero’s Evolution is an entertaining and rigorous history of the transitional forms and series found in the fossil record. Its engaging narrative of scientific disco..


Fossils

Pub Date : 1991 | Author : Richard A. Fortey | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 0674311353
ISBN 13 : 9780674311350

Discusses the formation of fossils, describes how they are used by scientists to reconstruct the history of the earth, and offers guidance on starting a fossil collection..


Evolution

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : Douglas Palmer | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : UOM:39076002865959
ISBN 13 :

Draws on the latest scientific information to recreate the story of life on Earth, with introductory articles on evolution and an index to the hundreds of species depicted in the i..


Cradle Of Life

Pub Date : 2001-03-20 | Author : J. William Schopf | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 0691088640
ISBN 13 : 9780691088648

The author describes his discovery of the oldest known fossilized life forms and includes information on the history of paleobiology...