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A Guide to Fossil Collecting on the South Dorset Coast - available to pre-order

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We are very pleased to announce that the second volume in the Dorset Coast Fossil Collecting series by Steve Snowball and Craig Chivers, with prehistoric life and scene reconstructions by Andreas Kurpisz, is now available for preorder at 15% discount. A Guide to Fossil Collecting on the South Dorset CoastSiri Scientific Press (due 1 Feb, 2020) 978-0-9957496-8-9 RRP £18.99224 pp, 240 x 165 mm, soft cover, 300 colour photographs & illustrations IN PREP for FEB 2020 - Available to pre-order now at 15% discount (click cover below to go to the product page and pre-order and advance copy now) From...

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TRUE BUGS OF THE WORLD 2nd EDITION - AVAILABLE TO PREORDER NOW

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We are very pleased to announce that we will shortly be publishing the second edition of the highly acclaimed True Bugs of the World. The first edition, often referred to as 'The Red Book', published in 1995 by Cornell University Press and authored by Randall T. Schuh & James Alexander Slater ran to 336 pages. The second edition of this monumental reference work, now titled: TRUE BUGS OF THE WORLD (HEMIPTERA: HETEROPTERA): Classification and Natural History (Second Edition) has been prepared by Randall T. Schuh (American Museum of Natural History) & Christiane Weirauch (University of California, Riverside) and runs to a...

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FOSSILS OF THE MILWAUKEE FORMATION: A DIVERSE MIDDLE DEVONIAN BIOTA FROM WISCONSIN, USA available for pre-publication orders

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We are pleased to announce that FOSSILS OF THE MILWAUKEE FORMATION: A DIVERSE MIDDLE DEVONIAN BIOTA FROM WISCONSIN, USA by Kenneth C. Gass, Joanne Kluessendorf, Donald G. Mikulic and Carlton E. Brett is now in the very final stages of production and is available to pre-order at 20% discount (first 100 copies only). We expect to have hard copies for shipping by the end of April. Please click the cover image below to go to the product page for more info and to pre-order your copy. What people are saying A richly illustrated glimpse of the wonderfully diverse life of...

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New title in prep: A Guide to Fossil Collecting on the South Dorset Coast

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Following on from the success of our recent title: A Guide to Fossil Collecting on the West Dorset Coast, we are pleased to announce that a second volume is now in preparation: A Guide to Fossil Collecting on the South Dorset Coast by the same authors and illustrator. We expect this volume to be ready by the end of the year or early next. See below for more information on the first volume or click the cover to go to the product page and order a copy. Reviews Deposits Magazine (2018, issue 56, page 43, snippets): This newly published guide...

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Due out very soon: FOSSILS OF THE MILWAUKEE FORMATION: A DIVERSE MIDDLE DEVONIAN BIOTA FROM WISCONSIN, USA

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We are pleased to announce that we have now received the final files for: FOSSILS OF THE MILWAUKEE FORMATION: A DIVERSE MIDDLE DEVONIAN BIOTA FROM WISCONSIN, USA by Kenneth C. Gass, Joanne Kluessendorf, Donald G. Mikulic and Carlton E. Brett and production is now underway. We are aiming for an April/May release date, though this may be pushing it somewhat. The book is expected to run to approximately 300 pages, with ca. 350 colour images. What people are saying A richly illustrated glimpse of the wonderfully diverse life of the Devonian period, based on a century of collecting, mostly by...

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