By Benjamin P Kear,Robert J Hamilton-Bruce,Tim Flannery
This booklet offers the 1st entire evaluation of present examine on Australian Mesozoic faunas and floras, with a balanced assurance of the numerous technical papers, convention abstracts and unpublished fabric housed in present collections. it's a basic reference for researchers within the fields of palaeontology, geology and biology, senior undergraduate and postgraduate scholars, secondary point academics, in addition to fossil creditors and an individual attracted to normal history.
Dinosaurs in Australia is totally illustrated in color with unique works of art and 12 reconstructions of key animals. It has a foreword by way of Tim Flannery and is definitely the right ebook for anyone trying to recognize extra approximately Australia’s remarkable age of dinosaurs.
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Dinosaurs in Australia: Mesozoic Life from the Southern Continent by Benjamin P Kear,Robert J Hamilton-Bruce,Tim Flannery