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ISBN-10: 1588344827

ISBN-13: 9781588344823

ISBN-10: 1742234666

ISBN-13: 9781742234663

A historical past of lifestyles in a hundred Fossils showcases a hundred key fossils that jointly illustrate the evolution of existence on the earth. Iconic specimens were chosen from the well known collections of the 2 finest usual heritage museums on the planet, the Smithsonian establishment, Washington, and the normal historical past Museum, London. The fossils ahve been selected not just for his or her value within the historical past of existence, but in addition due to the visible tale they inform. This wonderful booklet is ideal for all readers simply because its transparent reasons and lovely photos remove darkness from the importance of those impressive items, together with 500 million-year-old Burgess Shale fossils that offer a window into early animal existence within the sea, bugs encapsulated by way of amber, the 1st fossil chook Archaeopteryx, and the continues to be of our personal ancestors.

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