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Paleolithic Diet: Digging Deeper Into the Original Human Diet and Paleo Recipes

by Lindsay Sullivan

Paleolithic Diet Digging Deeper In To The Original Human Diet and Paleo Recipes Are you looking for a healthier way of eating that will help you lose weight and improve your overall health? If so, this book...


Human Ecology of Beringia

by John Hoffecker & Scott Elias

Twenty-five thousand years ago, sea level fell more than 400 feet below its present position as a consequence of the growth of immense ice sheets in the Northern Hemisphere. A dry plain stretching 1,000 miles...


When the Invasion of Land Failed

by George McGhee

The invasion of land by ocean-dwelling plants and animals was one of the most revolutionary events in the evolution of life on Earth, yet the animal invasion almost failed—twice—because of the twin mass...


Bringing Fossils to Life

by Donald R. Prothero

One of the leading textbooks in its field, Bringing Fossils to Life applies paleobiological principles to the fossil record while detailing the evolutionary history of major plant and animal phyla. It incorporates...


Fossils of the Carpathian Region

by István Főzy, István Szente & Gareth Dyke

István Fozy and István Szente provide a comprehensive review of the fossil record of the Carpathian Basin. Fossils of the Carpathian Region describes and illustrates the region's fossils, recounts their history,...


Sabertooth

by Mauricio Anton

With their spectacularly enlarged canines, sabertooth cats are among the most popular of prehistoric animals, yet it is surprising how little information about them is available for the curious layperson. What's...


Megafauna

by Richard A. Fariña, Sergio F. Vizcaíno, Gerry De Iuliis & Sebastián Tambusso

More than 10,000 years ago spectacularly large mammals roamed the pampas and jungles of South America. This book tells the story of these great beasts during and just after the Pleistocene, the geological epoch...


Rhinoceros Giants

by Donald R. Prothero & Carl Buell

Written for everyone fascinated by the huge beasts that once roamed the earth, this book introduces the giant hornless rhinoceros, Indricotherium. These massive animals inhabited Asia and Eurasia for more than...


Investigating Fossils

by Wilson J. Wall

INVESTIGATING FOSSILS

INVESTIGATING FOSSILS

A HISTORY OF PALAEONTOLOGY

Investigating Fossils – A History of Palaeontology is a concise and accessible look at changing attitudes to palaeontology in general, and...


Ancient Bones

by Rüdiger Braun, Madelaine Böhme, Florian Breier & Jane Billinghurst et al.

“Part Sherlock Holmes, part Indiana Jones, Ancient Bones is an entertaining and provocative retelling of the human evolutionary story.”—Jeremy DeSilva, author of First Steps: How Upright Walking Made...


Jurassic West, Second Edition

by John Foster & Dale A. Russell

The famous bone beds of the Morrison Formation, formed one hundred and fifty million years ago and running from Wyoming down through the red rock region of the American Southwest, have yielded one of the most...


Tracking the Golden Isles

by Anthony J. Martin, Michael Flores, Ruth Schowalter & R. Kelley Vance et al.

With this collection of essays, Anthony J. Martin invites us to investigate animal and human traces on the Georgia coast and the remarkable stories these traces, both modern and fossil, tell us. Readers will...


Locked in Time

by Dean R. Lomax & Robert Nicholls

Fossils allow us to picture the forms of life that inhabited the earth eons ago. But we long to know more: how did these animals actually behave? We are fascinated by the daily lives of our fellow creatures—how...


Evolution and Geological Significance of Larger Benthic Foraminifera

by Marcelle K. BouDagher-Fadel

Evolution and Geological Significance of Larger Benthic Foraminifera is a unique, comprehensive reference work on the larger benthic foraminifera. This second edition is substantially revised, including extensive...


The Great Fossil Enigma: The Search for the Conodont Animal

by Simon J. Knell

Stephen Jay Gould borrowed from Winston Churchill when he described the conodont animal as a "riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma." This animal confounded science for more than a century. Some thought...


Mammals from the Age of Dinosaurs: Origins, Evolution, and Structure

by Zofia Kielan-Jaworowska, Richard Cifelli & Zhe-Xi Luo

The fossil record on Mesozoic mammals has expanded by orders of magnitude over the past quarter century. New specimens, some of them breathtakingly complete, have been found in nearly all parts of the globe...


The Story of the Dinosaurs in 25 Discoveries

by Donald R. Prothero

Today, any kid can rattle off the names of dozens of dinosaurs. But it took centuries of scientific effort—and a lot of luck—to discover and establish the diversity of dinosaur species we now know. How did...


Ediacaran Microfossils from the Doushantuo Formation Chert Nodules in the Yangtze Gorges Area, South China, and New Biozones

by Pengju Liu & Malgorzata Moczydlowska

Fossils and Strata is an international series of monographs and memoirs in palaeontology and biostratigraphy, owned by, and published on behalf of, The Lethaia Foundation in cooperation between the Scandinavian...


Papers from the 6th International Conference on Trilobites and their Relatives

by Alan W. Owen & David L. Bruton

A volume from a monograph series featuring seven papers on trilobites with brief summaries

This research volume is entitled Papers from the 6th International Conference on Trilobites and their Relatives. It's...


Rhythms of Insect Evolution

by Dong Ren, Chungkun Shih, Taiping Gao & Yongjie Wang et al.

Documents morphology, taxonomy, phylogeny, evolutionary changes, and interactions of 23 orders of insects from the Middle Jurassic and Early Cretaceous faunas in Northern China

This book showcases 23 different...