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Sidetracked: The Struggle for BC's Fossils
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Paleontology
Sidetracked tells the fascinating tale of the discovery of the Monroe Dinosaur Trackway in northeastern British Columbia and, in the telling, weaves in stories of other major fossil finds in BC and across North America, many of which demonstrate how egos, turf wars and a lack of resources diminish the science of paleontology.
Neozoic Age
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 41,890. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
The Neozoic or Quaternary Era owes its name to the emergence and spread of man and comes from the greek "new life" should be from 1.8 million years ago until today.In this book we will explore the trails along the path leading to Homo sapiens, we will see what have been, until now, the most important scientific discoveries about the origin of our species with related issues, and much more.
Cenozoic Age
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Paleontology
The Cenozoic or Tertiary Era, derives its name from the greek and means "recent life". It covers the long period of time ranging from 65 to 1.8 million years ago. For the great success of the Mammals, the Cenozoic is also called the Age of Mammals.Birds conquer the heavens, no longer dominated by the flying reptiles. Toward the end of this Age will come out early hominids.
Mesozoic Age
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 25,500. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Paleontology
The Mesozoic or Secondary Era, extends for a period ranging from 251 to 65 million years ago. Also called as the Age of Reptiles, derives its name from the greek mesos, "middle", because it was placed in between the ancient (Paleozoic) and recent (Cenozoic) where he witnessed a veritable explosion in the number of living species and formed the majority of sedimentary rocks.
L'Era Mesozoica
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: Italian. Published: March 13, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
L'era Mesozoica o Secondaria, si estende per un periodo che va da 251 a 65 milioni di anni fa. Denominata anche come Età dei Rettili, deriva il nome dal greco mesos, "medio", perché posta a cavallo tra l'era antica (paleozoica) e quella recente (cenozoica) dove si assistette ad una vera e propria esplosione del numero delle specie viventi e si formarono la maggior parte delle rocce sedimentarie.