481 Illustrations in Color Fossils a Guide to Prehistoric Life

by Frank H. T.; Zim Rhodes, Herbert S. ; Shaffer, Paul R.

Other authorsRaymond Perlman (Illustrator)
Paperback, 1962

Status

Available

Local notes

560 Rho

Collection

Publication

Golden Press (1962), Edition: First Edition

Description

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.

Original publication date

1962

Barcode

4222

User reviews

LibraryThing member papyri
A nice introductory book on fossils. Though, it is somewhat dated and includes drawings of fossils rather than photographs of actual examples, it is a classic. A book many recall from childhood and why it is still in print.

Rating

(23 ratings; 3.4)
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