Wildlife of Gondwana : Dinosaurs and Other Vertebrates from the Ancient Supercontinent

Author(s): Patricia Vickers Rich and Thomas Hewitt Rich

Natural History

"This is a treasure trove... Recommended for all libraries." _Choice Before the six major continents were separated by vast seas, there existed the landmass of Gondwana (now Australia, South America, Antarctica, India, Africa, and New Zealand). This book presents the history of the vertebrate faunas of Gondwana, beginning with the origin of life, even before Gondwana coalesced, and moving through time as the continent shifted, along with its vertebrate life. Lavishly illustrated with hundreds of color photographs, drawings, and paintings, Wildlife of Gondwana is a major reference to life of the past. Originally published in Australia in 1993, this corrected and augmented edition contains new material on fossil discoveries in India.

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General Fields

  • : 9780253336439
  • : Indiana University Press
  • : Indiana University Press
  • : December 1999
  • : 1.25000mm X 9.50000mm X 13.50000mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 100
  • : English
  • : good
  • : 304
  • : Patricia Vickers Rich and Thomas Hewitt Rich
  • : Hardcover