Fossils at a Glance

Fossils at a Glance

Clare Milsom

Fossils supply a robust instrument for the research of the approximately 4-billion-year background of existence, and its position within the evolution of Earth structures. in addition they offer very important info for evolutionary stories, and give a contribution to our knowing of the extinction of organisms and the origins of contemporary biodiversity.

Fossils At A Glance is written for college students taking an introductory point direction in paleontology. brief chapters introduce the most themes within the sleek learn of fossils. crucial fossil teams are mentioned, from microfossils via invertebrates to vertebrates and vegetation, by means of a short narrative of lifestyles on Earth. 

Diagrams are critical to the ebook and make allowance the reader to work out lots of the vital info “at a glance”. every one subject covers pages and gives a self-contained suite of data or a place to begin for destiny study.

This moment variation has been completely revised and taken brand new. It comprises new line diagrams in addition to  pictures of chosen fossils 

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