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Fossils: A Photographic Field Guide
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Bloomsbury Natural History
Publication date January 31, 2017
Pages 240
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781472933331
ISBN-10 1472933338
Dimensions 0 by 4.64 by 7 in.
Original list price $18.00
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This title offers a new, reformatted and updated edition of this popular title which is suitable for experts and armchair enthusiasts alike. Fossils: A Photographic Field Guide will appeal to anyone interested in uncovering the many mysteries of the subject. Easy to use, highly informative and illustrated throughout with amazing color photographs, this title covers all classifications of fossils, with more than 190 fossils from around the world featured.

Information given for each fossil includes its genus name, the main identifying characteristics of the genus, its maximum or average size, information about its occurrence, and general information pertaining to either the genus or the particular specimen featured. A quick reference guide to the geological range of each genus is also included in the form of an icon, which sits beside each genus name. Box features are peppered throughout the book, providing information on a number of topics relevant to a featured fossil's family or order. A geological timescale is also provided to help the reader to gain a sense of temporal perspective and also to complete the identification process.

An easy-to-use, clear recognition guide, this book cuts through the complexities of fossil identification, making the process straightforward and simple.



Editions
Hardcover
With Chris Pellant | from Bloomsbury Pub Ltd (March 1, 2007)
9781845373368 | details & prices | 144 pages | 6.75 × 9.50 × 0.75 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $24.70
About: Illustrated with colour photographs, this guide covers the classifications of fossils, with over 190 fossils featured.
Paperback
Book cover for 9781472933331 Book cover for 9781780094083
 
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With Chris Pellant | from Bloomsbury Natural History (January 31, 2017)
9781472933331 | details & prices | 240 pages | List price $18.00
About: This title offers a new, reformatted and updated edition of this popular title which is suitable for experts and armchair enthusiasts alike.
With Chris Pellant | 2 ill edition from New Holland Pub Ltd (November 1, 2013)
9781780094083 | details & prices | 240 pages | 5.00 × 7.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $14.99
About: A new, reformatted and updated edition of this popular title which is suitable for experts and armchair enthusiasts alike.

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