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Paleontology

  • "T. rex" and the Crater of Doomby Walter Alvarez; Carl Zimmer

    Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 18.95 US$ 15.16

    Sixty-five million years ago, a comet or asteroid larger than Mount Everest slammed into the Earth, inducing an explosion equivalent to the detonation of a hundred million hydrogen bombs. Vaporized detritus blasted through the atmosphere upon impact, falling back to Earth around the globe. Disastrous environmental consequences ensued: a giant tsunami,... more...

  • Abominable Science!by Daniel Loxton; Donald R. Prothero; Michael Shermer

    Columbia University Press 2012; US$ 18.99

    Throughout our history, humans have been captivated by mythic beasts and legendary creatures. Tales of Bigfoot, the Yeti, and the Loch Ness monster are part of our collective experience. Now comes a book from two dedicated investigators that explores and elucidates the fascinating world of cryptozoology. Daniel Loxton and Donald R. Prothero have... more...

  • The Acheulian Site of Gesher Benot Ya?aqov Volume IIIby Rivka Rabinovich; Sabine Gaudzinski-Windheuser; Lutz Kindler; Naama Goren-Inbar

    Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 139.00

    Featuring the earliest evidence in Eurasia of animal exploitation, this volume presents faunal analyses of medium-sized and large mammals at this Israeli site and provides taxonomic and actualistic data as well as beautifully illustrated studies in taphonomy. more...

  • Across Atlantic Iceby Dennis J. Stanford; Bruce A. Bradley

    University of California Press 2012; US$ 34.95 US$ 27.96

    Who were the first humans to inhabit North America? According to the now familiar story, mammal hunters entered the continent some 12,000 years ago via a land bridge that spanned the Bering Sea. Distinctive stone tools belonging to the Clovis culture established the presence of these early New World people. But are the Clovis tools Asian in origin?... more...

  • The Adapted Mindby Jerome H. Barkow; Leda Cosmides; John Tooby

    Oxford University Press 1996; US$ 64.99 US$ 55.89

    This collection of research essays is centred on the complex, evolved psychological mechanisms that generate human behaviour and culture. It aims to introduce the field of evolutionary psychology to a wider audience and to show how the field connects evolutionary biology to social behaviour. more...

  • Advances in Human Palaeopathologyby Ron Pinhasi; Simon Mays

    Wiley 2008; US$ 187.95 US$ 162.89

    This volume presents a truly integrated methodological and biocultural approach to the expanding discipline of human palaeopathology. The book provides researchers and practitioners with a comprehensive guide to the main methods and techniques that are currently available for studying diseases and related conditions from human skeletal remains. It... more...

  • Advances in Quaternary Entomologyby Scott Elias

    Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 205.00

    Advances in Quaternary Entomology addresses the science of fossil insects by demonstrating their immense contribution to our knowledge of the paleoenvironmental and climatological record of the past 2.6 million years. In this comprehensive survey of the field, Scott A. Elias recounts development of scholarship, reviews the fossil insect record from... more...

  • Adventures in Paleontologyby Irwin L. Slesnick; Thor Hansen

    National Science Teachers Association 2006; US$ 28.95

    ?This book helps students learn by doing. Why look at a picture of a fossil cast in a book when you can make one? Why listen to a lecture about meteorites when you can collect them yourself???Co-author Thor Hansen Millions of years after vanishing from Earth, dinosaurs still have the power to stir students? curiosity. more...

  • Africa from MIS 6-2by Sacha C. Jones; Brian A. Stewart

    Springer Netherlands 2016; US$ 139.00

    Bringing together archaeological, paleoenvironmental, paleontological and genetic data, this book makes a first attempt to reconstruct African population histories from out species' evolution to the Holocene. Africa during Marine Isotope Stages (MIS) 6 to 2 (~190-12,000 years ago) witnessed the biological development and behavioral florescence... more...

  • After the Ice Ageby E. C. Pielou

    University of Chicago Press 2008; US$ 18.00

    The fascinating story of how a harsh terrain that resembled modern Antarctica has been transformed gradually into the forests, grasslands, and wetlands we know today. "One of the best scientific books published in the last ten years."? Ottowa Journal "A valuable new synthesis of facts and ideas about climate, geography, and life during the... more...