3 edition of The Encyclopedia of paleontology found in the catalog.
The Encyclopedia of paleontology
Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||edited by Rhodes W. Fairbridge, David Jablonski.|
|Series||Encyclopedia of earth sciences series ;, v. 7|
|Contributions||Fairbridge, Rhodes Whitmore, 1914-, Jablonski, David, 1953-|
|LC Classifications||QE703 .E52|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 886 p. :|
|Number of Pages||886|
|LC Control Number||79011468|
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Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful/5(3). Series: Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences Series (Book 7) Hardcover: pages; Publisher: Springer; 1 edition (January 1, ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Shipping Weight: pounds; Customer Reviews: Be the first to write a review; Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #5, in Books (See Top in Books)Format: Hardcover.
The Encyclopedia of Paleontology,Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences, Volume 7: pages with illustrations. Hardcover – January 1, by D. Fairbridge, R. and Jablonski (Author)Author: D. Fairbridge, R. and Jablonski. Book Description. First Published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
"This well-researched and well-written set will be beneficial to those doing research specifically in the area of paleontology. It will also be useful in science, academic, and many large public libraries." The Encyclopedia of paleontology book American Reference Books Annual "A useful addition to university and museum libraries." -- Nature.
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Many illustrations. Indexed. Encyclopedia of Paleontology Encyclopedia of Paleontology. Editor: Singer, Ronald Publication Year: Publisher: Routledge.
Price: Core Collection Only ISBN: Image Count: Book Status: Available. The book combines hard facts with interesting and intriguing feature spreads detailing dinosaur lifestyle, behavior, families, and habitat, from how life on earth began and how animals evolved to the catastrophic events that brought about the end of the dinosaurs.
The Encyclopedia of Paleontology addresses the shortage of general reference works on vertebrate and invertebrate paleontology and on paleobotany. About the Author Ronald Singer, R.R. Bensley Professor of Biology and Medical Sciences, University of Chicago/5(2). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.
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Get this from a library. Encyclopedia of paleontology. [Ronald Singer;] -- Provides basic information in entries that are devoted to explanations of paleontological concepts and techniques, examinations of the evolutionary development of particular organisms and.
PALEONTOLOGY CONCEPT. Thanks to a certain blockbuster, most people know the name of at least one period in geologic history. Jurassic Park spurred widespread interest in dinosaurs and, despite its fantastic plot, encouraged popular admiration and respect for the work of paleontologists.
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