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#B350 Discovering Fossils - Frank Garcia and Donald Miller




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This books describes how to find and identify remains of the prehistoric past.

Complete beginners guide to fossil collecting (includes lesser-studied vertebrate fossils) with detailed illustrations for identification and comparison.  Earlier life forms are buried all over the earths surface, in oceans, on mountain slopes, in our backyards. "Discovering Fossils" provides an essential background on where to search for fossils, how to scan for the right textures and shapes, and how to properly extract and protect ones finds.

A perfect reference for new collectors young and old. Includes practical advice on what to wear and which tools to carry as well as an illustrated identification section of common fossil finds. Frank A. Garcia is responsible for more than 30 previously undiscovered species of prehistoric animals. He lives in Ruskin, Florida. Donald S. Miller is a fossil collector, writer, and proprietor of Millers Fossils in Wilmington, Delaware. Artist, author, and fossil collector Jasper Burns lives in Charlottesville, Virginia.


Format: Paperback, 212 pages
Author:Frank Garcia and Donald Miller
Publisher: Stackpole Books, 1998
ISBN: 1-8117-2800-5
Dimensions: 23 x 15.5 x 1.5 centimetres (0.35kg)
Other Information: 160 B/W illustrations and drawings, index
Country of Publication:United States

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