By: Firefly Books
The Firefly Guide to Fossils is an authoritative and practical guide to the identification, understanding and hunting of all types of fossil. This beautifully illustrated book introduces the reader to all aspects of the study of fossils, including how fossilization occurs. It describes where and how to find fossils and how to care for and display specimens. The main part of the book features large numbers of color photographs of specimens, accompanied by clear and concise text. Identification keys and color-coding make the identification of fossil specimens straightforward and enjoyable.