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The nature and science of fossils

by Burton, Jane.

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Published by Gareth Stevens Pub. in Milwaukee, Wis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fossils -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Fossils.,
  • Paleontology.

  • About the Edition

    Discusses the nature and formation of fossils, the different types, and how and where to find them.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesFossils
    StatementJane Burton and Kim Taylor.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesExploring the science of nature
    ContributionsTaylor, Kim, 1933-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE714.5 .B87 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL371007M
    ISBN 100836821831
    LC Control Number98031770
    OCLC/WorldCa40135199

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