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Fossils: A Guide to Prehistoric Life (1962)

by Frank Harold Trevor Rhodes, Paul R. Shaffer, Herbert S. Zim

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Subtitle: "a guide to prehistoric life."
  orchard52 | Dec 18, 2015 |
A nice introductory book on fossils. Though, it is somewhat dated and includes drawings/paintings of fossils rather than photographs of actual examples, it is a classic. A book many recall from childhood and why it is still in print. ( )
  papyri | Jun 16, 2007 |
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Frank Harold Trevor Rhodesprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Shaffer, Paul R.main authorall editionsconfirmed
Zim, Herbert S.main authorall editionsconfirmed
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The earth teems with life.
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Golden has one of the most authoritative and largest selections of nature guide available. Perfect for nature lovers of all ages, this guide to fossils is a convenient size for outdoor use on field projects, hiking, and vacations. Full-color illustrations, non-technical language, and up-to-date range maps complete this comprehensive pocket reference.

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Provides information on the history of the development of life on earth, details of the typical plants and animals of significant geological areas, and maps of areas where fossils can be found.

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