Invertebrate Palaeontology and Evolution
Invertebrate Palaeontology and Evolution is well established as the foremost palaeontology text at the undergraduate level. This fully revised fourth edition includes a complete update of the sections on evolution and the fossil record, and the evolution of the early metazoans.
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After the popular books I'd been reading on invertebrate paleontology, I decided to go to a textbook for a more complete picture. Like most textbooks, it's dull but thorough, at least for the groups ... Read full review
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