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A guide to fossils

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

  • Fossils.,
  • Paleontology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHelmut Mayr ; translated by D. Dineley & G. Windsor.
    LC ClassificationsQE711.2 .M3913 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1713666M
    ISBN 10069108789X
    LC Control Number92015856

    The Beachcomber’s Guide to Fossils in Capitola What you now hold in your hands is a field guide, but it is also a book about joy: the joy of time spent at the beach in the colorful town of Capitola-by-the-Sea, the joy of exploration and discovery, the joy of connecting oceans of the past to oceans of the present, and the joy of carefully and.   Here is a link to a guide that will get you quite far. It's published by a Fossil Forum member by the way. Here is a link to a site where you can download the ROM Fossils of Ontario series. You will especially want volume 1, which deals with the trilobites. You may also want volume 3, which deals with the Pleistocene Champlain Sea fossils, which are abundant at several places around Ottawa.

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