skip to content
Palaeobiology II Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Palaeobiology II

Author: D E G Briggs; Peter R Crowther
Publisher: Osney Mead, Oxford ; Malden, MA : Blackwell Science, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

This follow-up title to "Palaeobiology: A Synthesis" reflects the exciting developments in the field, including accounts of spectacular newly discovered fossils, and embraces data from other  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: D E G Briggs; Peter R Crowther
ISBN: 0632051477 9780632051472 0632051493 9780632051496
OCLC Number: 43945263
Notes: International stratigraphic chart on end pages.
Description: xv, 583 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Foreword / E.N.K. Clarkson --
Major Events in the History of Life --
Early Life --
Origin of Life / A. Lazcano --
Exploring for a Fossil Record of Extraterrestrial Life / J.D. Farmer --
Life in the Archaean / R. Buick --
Late Proterozoic Biogeochemical Cycles / G.A. Logan, R.E. Summons --
The Cambrian Radiation --
Metazoan Origins and Early Evolution / D.H. Erwin --
Significance of Early Shells / S. Conway Morris --
Cambrian Food Webs / N.J. Butterfield --
The Origin of Vertebrates / M.P. Smith, I.J. Sanson --
Palaeozoic Events --
Ordovician Radiation / A.I. Miller --
Rise of Fishes / J.A. Long --
Evolution of Reefs / R.A. Wood --
Early Land Plants / D. Edwards --
Afforestation--the First Forests / S.E. Scheckler --
Terrestrialization of Animals / P.A. Selden --
Origin of Tetrapods / M.I. Coates --
Carboniferous Coal-swamp Forests / W.A. Dimichele --
Rise and Diversification of Insects / C.C. Labandeira --
Origin of Mammals / J.A. Hopson --
Mesozoic Events --
Mesozoic Marine Revolution / P.H. Kelley, T.A. Hansen --
Origin and Radiation of Angiosperms / E.M. Friis, K.R. Pedersen, P.R. Crane --
Rise of Birds / L.M. Chiappe --
Cenozoic Events --
Evolution of Modern Grasslands and Grazers / T.E. Cerling --
Radiation of Tertiary Mammals / C.M. Janis --
Rise of Modern Land Plants and Vegetation / M.E. Collinson --
Early Primates / K.D. Rose --
Hominid Evolution / B.A. Wood --
Neandertals / L.C. Aiello --
The Evolutionary Process and the Fossil Record --
Species Evolution.
Other Titles: Palaeobiology two
Palaeobiology 2
Responsibility: edited by Derek E.G. Briggs, P.R. Crowther.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"One of the great strengths of the volume is the combination of focused treatments of well-studied areas (Taylor on locomotion in Mesozoic marine reptiles or Trewin on the Rhynie Chert) with Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43945263> # Palaeobiology II
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "43945263" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5613021429#Place/malden_ma> ; # Malden, MA
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5613021429#Place/osney_mead_oxford> ; # Osney Mead, Oxford
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1051320> ; # Paleobiology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5613021429#Topic/paleobiologie> ; # Paléobiologie
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/560/e21/> ;
    schema:alternateName "Palaeobiology 2" ;
    schema:alternateName "Palaeobiology two" ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/99951> ; # Peter R. Crowther
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85250136> ; # D. E. G. Briggs
    schema:datePublished "2001" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/5613021429> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Palaeobiology II"@en ;
    schema:productID "43945263" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43945263#PublicationEvent/osney_mead_oxford_malden_ma_blackwell_science_2001> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5613021429#Agent/blackwell_science> ; # Blackwell Science
    schema:url <https://www.dawsonera.com/guard/protected/dawson.jsp?name=https://passport01.leeds.ac.uk/idp/shibboleth&dest=http%3A//www.dawsonera.com/depp/reader/protected/external/AbstractView/S9780470999288> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780632051472> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780632051496> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43945263> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5613021429#Agent/blackwell_science> # Blackwell Science
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Blackwell Science" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5613021429#Place/osney_mead_oxford> # Osney Mead, Oxford
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Osney Mead, Oxford" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1051320> # Paleobiology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Paleobiology"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85250136> # D. E. G. Briggs
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Briggs" ;
    schema:givenName "D. E. G." ;
    schema:name "D. E. G. Briggs" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/99951> # Peter R. Crowther
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Crowther" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter R." ;
    schema:name "Peter R. Crowther" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780632051472>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0632051477" ;
    schema:isbn "9780632051472" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780632051496>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0632051493" ;
    schema:isbn "9780632051496" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.