Geoscience Guide To The Burgess Shale

Geoscience Guide To The Burgess Shale
Murray Coppold and Wayne Powell

Centred on the world's most important animal fossils, this new book weaves plate tectonics, mountain building, evolution, trilobites, soft-bodied fossils, and global climate change into a story of life's beginnings. The guide is written in accessible style for students, teachers and the interested public. Geoscience professionals will appreciate its synthesis of up-to-date research. New colour artwork brings the Burgess fauna to life, and Cambrian trilobites are illustrated by high quality photographs.

Historical vignettes provide a glimpse of some key personalities. Published in full colour by The Yoho-Burgess Shale Foundation, this illustrated guidenow available through the CSPG office.

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Non-Member Price: $19.05

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