By: David Penney (Author)
30 pages, 20 colour photos, 1 colour illustration
This attractive little booklet provides an introduction to the beauty and remarkable history of amber, from its early use by Neolithic people to the medicinal and mythological properties bestowed upon it. It includes beautiful photographs of fossil inclusions illustrating incredible behaviors trapped in time... truly snapshots of a prehistoric world. It concludes with the infamous story of the Amber Room (including photos) of Peter the Great of Russia and a section of further reading for those wanting to seek more information. The author is a world expert on fossils preserved in amber.
There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!
Your orders support book donation projects
I just received my book from you - it arrived quickly and in perfect condition because it was packed so well.
Search and browse over 110,000 wildlife and science products
Multi-currency. Secure worldwide shipping
Wildlife, science and conservation since 1985