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Title The Paleozoic era : diversification of plant and animal life / edited by John P. Rafferty.

Imprint New York, NY : Britannica Educational Pub. in association with Rosen Educational Services, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Teen Non-Fiction    561.112 PAL    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 339 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series The geologic history of Earth
Geologic history of Earth.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Overview of Paleozoic time -- The Cambrian period -- The Ordovician period -- The Silurian period -- The Devonian period -- The Carboniferous period -- The Permian period.
Summary Characterized by a surge in biodiversity and evolutionary development, the Paleozoic Era ushered in the beginnings of life as we know it. Within these pages, readers will discover the fossil and geologic evidence from this time that reveals a dynamic planet where new species of plants and animals were constantly emerging and continents were breaking apart and reforming--F rom publisher description.
Subject Geology, Stratigraphic -- Paleozoic.
Paleoecology -- Paleozoic.
Added Author Rafferty, John P.
Added Title Diversification of plant and animal life
ISBN 9781615301119 (lib. bdg.)
1615301119 (lib. bdg.)

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