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rise of fishes

Long, John A.

rise of fishes

500 millionyears of evolution

by Long, John A.

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore, London .
Written in English


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StatementJohn A. Long.
The Physical Object
Pagination223p. :
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22165479M
ISBN 100801849926


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The Rise of Fishes is a well illustrated coffee table sized page book that contains a goldmine of information on fossil fish. In his very balanced book, Professor John H. Long reviews the theories of fish evolution and the evidence for each view (see page 30), but most of the book is a detailed description with excellent color photographs of the many fossil fish types that have been uncovered/5(11).

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