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  • Why Dinosaurs Matterby Kenneth Lacovara

    Simon & Schuster UK 2017; US$ 3.23

    What can long-dead dinosaurs teach us about our future? Plenty, according to world-renowned paleontologist and recent star of BBC show The Day the Dinosaurs Died  Dr Kenneth Lacovara, who has discovered some of the largest creatures to ever walk the Earth, including the super-massive  Dreadnoughtus.  ' Majestic, awe-inspiring and deeply humbling. ... more...

  • Dinosaurs: A Very Short Introductionby David Norman

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 7.99

    David Norman discusses some of the most fascinating and iconic creatures to walk our Earth. Introducing the different famillies of dinosaurs, he discusses how they were first discovered and interpreted, and looks at how scientific break-throughs have changed our understanding of dinosaurs over the years. more...

  • Why Dinosaurs Matterby Kenneth Lacovara

    Simon & Schuster/ TED 2017; US$ 7.99

    What can long-dead dinosaurs teach us about our future? Plenty, according to paleontologist Kenneth Lacovara, who has discovered some of the largest creatures to ever walk the Earth. By tapping into the ubiquitous wonder that dinosaurs inspire, Lacovara weaves together the stories of our geological awakening, of humanity’s epic struggle to understand... more...

  • The Toarcian Oceanic Anoxic Event in the South Iberian Palaeomarginby Matías Reolid; José Miguel Molina; Luis Miguel Nieto; Francisco Javier Rodríguez-Tovar

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 50.78

    This book presents the first overview of the Toarcian Oceanic Anoxic Event in the southern Iberian paleomargin, in the western Tethys. The study of catastrophic events that affected the ecosystems in the past is of great interest, because it offers the possibility of establishing models that can be applied to current and future environmental changes.... more...

  • People in the Americas Before the Last Ice Age Glaciation Concludedby Bonnye Matthews

    Publication Consultants 2017; US$ 3.99

    WARNING: Everything you know about the peopling of the Americas is wrong. People in the Americas before the Last Ice Age Glaciation Concluded: An Emerging Paradigm on Western Hemisphere Population Origin covers the turn of the century emerging science on the origin of human population in the western hemisphere. It is a booklet that is designed to... more...

  • Evolutionby Scientific American Editors

    Scientific American 2017; US$ 4.24

    The complex story of human evolution is a tale seven million years in the making. Each new discovery adds to or revises our story and our understanding of how we came to be the way we are. In this eBook, The Human Odyssey, we explore the evolution of those characteristics that make us human. The first section, “Where We Came From,” looks at our family... more...

  • Patrons of Paleontologyby Jane P. Davidson

    Indiana University Press 2017; US$ 39.99

    In the 19th and early 20th centuries, North American and European governments generously funded the discoveries of such famous paleontologists and geologists as Henry de la Beche, William Buckland, Richard Owen, Thomas Hawkins, Edward Drinker Cope, O. C. Marsh, and Charles W. Gilmore. In Patrons of Paleontology, Jane Davidson explores the motivation... more...

  • The Dawn Angiospermsby Xin Wang

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 153.54

    This book about fossil plants of prehistoric angiosperms offers the newest research on their origin. It emphasizes the early Cretaceous and Jurassic materials and integrates multiple techniques to study the morphology, anatomy and phylogeny of the fossils. more...

  • Recreating an Age of Reptilesby Mark P Witton

    Crowood 2017; US$ 18.99

    Dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals have always fascinated people but they pose vast problems for the artist. How do you go about recreating the anatomy and behaviour of a creature we've never seen? How can we restore landscapes long lost to time? And where does the boundary between palaeontology - the science of understanding fossils- and artistic... more...