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New Book Review: A guide to fossil collecting on the East Dorset coast

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We are very pleased to announce the publication of a new book review by Everything Dinosaur of our recent title: A guide to fossil collecting on the East Dorset coast, by Steve Snowball and Craig Chivers. Click cover for more info, contents etc. or to order your copy Edited snippets from the review: This highly acclaimed guidebook is beautifully illustrated with more than 200 colour photographs not only showing fossil finds but also highlighting the stunning landscape and geology of this part of the southern coast of England. It is aimed at amateur as well as the more serious fossil...

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Book Review: Fossils of the Milwaukee Formation: A Diverse Middle Devonian Biota from Wisconsin, USA

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We are very pleased to announce the recent review of our title: Gass,  K.C.,  J.  Kluessendorf,  D.G.  Mikulic,  and  C.E.  Brett.  2019. Fossils  of  the  Milwaukee  Formation:  A  Diverse  Middle  Devonian Biota from Wisconsin, USA, just published in Priscum, the Newsletter of the Paleontological Society (May, 2021: 26). Click cover to go to product page for more info or to order your copy Edited snippets: This book is a window into the past in two ways: a window into a rich Devonian ecosystem, and a window into paleontology at the turn of the last century. The book is richly illustrated...

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JUST RELEASED: A Guide to Fossil Collecting on the East Dorset Coast

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We are very pleased to announce that our new title by Steve Snowball and Craig Chivers, the final installment in their Dorset Fossil Coast series, has now been formally released. Once again, this volume is full of stunning photography and the remarkable prehistoric life and scene reconstructions by Andreas Kurpisz. A Guide to Fossil Collecting on the East Dorset Coast can be ordered here: (click here to go to the product information page and order your copy). Siri Scientific Press (2021) 978-1-8381528-2-6, 192 pp, 240 x 165 mm, soft cover, 200+ colour photographs & illustrations. From the back cover This...

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JUST RELEASED: An Illustrated History of Butterflies of the Afrotropical Indian Ocean Islands: Madagascar, Comoros, Seychelles, Reunion, Mauritius, Rodrigues and Socotra

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We are very pleased to announce that our new title: An Illustrated History of Butterflies of the Afrotropical Indian Ocean Islands: Madagascar, Comoros, Seychelles, Reunion, Mauritius, Rodrigues and Socotra by James M. Lawrence and Mark C. Williams has now been formal released. To grab your copy of this book click here to go to the product information page, where you can order your copy. Siri Scientific Press, 978-1-8381528-3-3 256 pp, 240 x 165 mm, soft cover, 73 colour plates Foreword by Steve Collins (African Butterfly Research Institute, ABRI) What a delight and wonderful opportunity to see the scientific paintings of...

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Available to pre-order: Why Nature Conservation Isn't Working: Understanding Wildlife in the Modern World

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We are very pleased to announce that our forthcoming title: Why Nature Conservation Isn't Working: Understanding Wildlife in the Modern World by Adrian Spalding is now available to pre-order. Click the cover image below for more information or to order your copy now. Siri Scientific Press (2021, 31st July) 978-1-8381528-4-0, RRP £14.99 160 pp, 240 x 165 mm, soft cover TO BE RELEASED 31 JULY 2021, but pre-ordered advance copies will be shipped before this date. Synopsis: Species are central to nature conservation, but we see wildlife as adjuncts to people without connection with their authentic habitats. With this limited...

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