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The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Fossils

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By: G Pinna

256 pages, 1,300 col illus, glossary, tabs

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Hardback | Dec 1991 | #11213 | ISBN: 081602149X
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Written for the general reader, this book covers the formation of fossils, the significance in the palaeogeologic record, fossil excavation and fossil classification. Divided into three sections: Plants; Invertebrates; and Vertebrates, each gives an overview of its family of fossils followed by excellent illustrations arranged systematically.


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