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Discovering Fossil Fishes

Popular ScienceOut of Print

By: John G Maisy

223 pages, Col photos, col & b/w illus

Henry Holt

Hardback | Dec 1996 | #59861 | ISBN: 0805043667
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About this book

John Maisey traces the evolution of fishes over the course of 500 million years, describing the discovery of their extraordinary fossil remains and explaining what these ancient animals tell us about our own place in the history of life. Combines current scientific information with entertaining tales about historic and contemporary fieldwork.


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