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Amber: Window to the Past

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By: David A Grimaldi
216 pages, 115 col plates, 230 illus, 4 maps
Publisher: Abrams
Amber: Window to the Past
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  • Amber: Window to the Past ISBN: 9780810926523 Paperback Nov 2014 Out of Print #79757
  • Amber: Window to the Past ISBN: 9780810919662 Hardback Dec 1996 Out of Print #62106
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Richly illustrated work which explores the origins and properties of amber and discusses how the specimens preserved within it provide clues to the origins and extinctions of many species of flora and fauna.

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Biography

Associate curator and chairman of the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Entomology, David Grimaldi has taken part in field exploration around the world. Through both purchase and fieldwork, he has assembled one of the finest extant collections of fossiliferous amber for the Museum. Dr. Grimaldi is also Adjunct Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, The City University of New York and Adjunct Professor, Entomology, Cornell University.

Out of Print
By: David A Grimaldi
216 pages, 115 col plates, 230 illus, 4 maps
Publisher: Abrams
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