Bringing Fossils to Life: An Introduction to Paleobiology

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WCB/McGraw-Hill, 1998 - Science - 457 pages
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Would you like to go beyond a focus on taxonomy and anatomy of major phyla of fossil invertebrates and include some of the exciting ideas of paleobiology? This book, by noted author Donald R. Prothero, is the first to combine paleobiology with paleontology topics. Written in a manner that will not intimidate, this is an accessible text for students with limited backgrounds in geology or biology. Current ideas from modern biology, ecology, population genetics, and many other concepts will be applied to the study of the fossil record.

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Pretty technical but a good introductory text book. NOT an "Our Friends the Dinosaurs" sort of book. Read full review

Review: Bringing Fossils To Life: An Introduction To Paleobiology

User Review  - Goodreads

Pretty technical but a good introductory text book. NOT an "Our Friends the Dinosaurs" sort of book. Read full review

Contents

Variation in Fossils
17
Species and Speciation
35
Evolution
63
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