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"This well-written and well-edited volume, which is full of beautiful illustrations, describes exciting areas of fossilization while providing a guide for anyone wanting to apply some of the new techniques or look at emerging areas. Incorporating cutting-edge and revised techniques, this book will interest paleontologists, paleobotanists, and students, as well as general readers."

"An exciting, novel contribution to the paleontological literature written by experts who have done groundbreaking research. There really is no comparable work."

"Showcasing knowledge acquired and techniques developed in the past few decades that have given us greater understanding of the processes and mechanics of fossilization, this book is full of cutting-edge, highly original research. A useful and attractive text for paleontologists, mineralogists, biochemists, and paleomicrobiologists, Fossilization will be a standard reference for years to come."

"What stood out is how readable these chapters are. [I] found that I could follow along with most chapters just fine. And some of this material is outright fascinating."

Understanding the Material Nature of Ancient Plants and Animals
Publication Date: 30 Mar 2021
Status: Available
Usually ships 2-3 business days after receipt of order.
Trim Size: 6" x 9"
Page Count: 288 pages
Illustrations: 13 color photos, 3 color illus., 37 b&w photos, 14 b&w illus.
ISBN: 9781421440217
Subject: Paleontology