all ebooks in category: Paleontology (18)

Fossils at a Glance
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0632060476 | 168 Pages | PDF | 19.2 MB

Life on Earth has been evolving and interacting with the surface and atmosphere for almost four billion years. Fossils provide a powerful tool in the …

The Walking Whales: From Land to Water in Eight Million Years
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0520277066 | PDF | pages: 256 | 5.4 mb

Hans Thewissen, a leading researcher in the field of whale paleontology and anatomy, gives a sweeping first-person account of the discoveries that brought to light …

Before Windrush: Recovering an Asian and Black Literary Heritage within Britain
English | February 17th, 2015 | ISBN: 1847184138 | 241 pages | PDF | 1.10 MB

Before Windrush: Recovering an Asian and Black Literary Heritage within Britain is an important intervention in the growing field of Black British literary studies. Composed …

Dinosaurs Rediscovered: The Scientific Revolution in Paleontology
English | June 11th, 2019 | ISBN: 050005200X | 352 pages | EPUB | 90.54 MB

In this fascinating and accessible overview, renowned paleontologist Michael J. Benton reveals how our understanding of dinosaurs is being transformed by recent fossil finds and …

Baas Becking's Geobiology: Or Introduction to Environmental Science
English | ISBN: 0470673818 | 2015 | 152 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Laurens Baas Becking was a pioneer in the field of microbial ecology and the father of Geobiology. This is the first English translation of Baas …

Gaining Ground: The Origin and Evolution of Tetrapods, 2nd Edition (Repost)
English | ISBN: 025335675X | 2012 | EPUB | 544 pages | 15 MB

Around 370 million years ago, a distant relative of a modern lungfish began a most extraordinary adventure-emerging from the water and laying claim to the …

Conservation Paleobiology: Science and Practice
2017 | ISBN: 022650672X, 022650669X | English | 336 pages | PDF | 6 MB

In conservation, perhaps no better example exists of the past informing the present than the return of the California condor to the Vermilion Cliffs of …

Regional Geological Survey of Hanggai, Xianxia and Chuancun, Zhejiang Province in China: 1:50,000 Geological Maps
English | ISBN: 9811517878 | 2020 | 292 pages | PDF | 30 MB

This Open Access book introduces readers to the regional geology of Hanggai, Xianxia and Chuancun, the area between China`s northern Zhejiang Province and southern Anhui …

The Last Giant of Beringia: The Mystery of the Bering Land Bridge
English | 2004 | ISBN: 0813341973, 046505157X | 240 pages | PDF | 17 MB

The intriguing theory of a land bridge periodically linking Siberia and Alaska during the coldest pulsations of the Ice Ages had been much debated since …

The First Fossil Hunters: Dinosaurs, Mammoths, and Myth in Greek and Roman Times
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0691150133 | 361 pages | PDF | 68 MB

Griffins, Cyclopes, Monsters, and Giants–these fabulous creatures of classical mythology continue to live in the modern imagination through the vivid accounts that have come down …