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The Resource In quest of Great Lakes Ice Age vertebrates, J. Alan Holman, (electronic resource)

In quest of Great Lakes Ice Age vertebrates, J. Alan Holman, (electronic resource)

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In quest of Great Lakes Ice Age vertebrates
Title
In quest of Great Lakes Ice Age vertebrates
Statement of responsibility
J. Alan Holman
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The first book of its kind, In Quest of Great Lakes Ice Age Vertebrates details the Ice Age fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals in the provinces and states surrounding the Great Lakes. Holman's work begins with definitions of concepts and terms for the general audience and a general discussion of how the last ice age, the Pleistocene Epoch, affected our physical and biological world. Methods employed and tools used in the collection of vertebrate fossils, as well as ethics and protocol in the maintenance of a useful collection follow, coupled with details of each
Cataloging source
E7B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
In quest of Great Lakes Ice Age vertebrates, J. Alan Holman, (electronic resource)
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In quest of Great Lakes Ice Age vertebrates, J. Alan Holman, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.14321/j.ctt7ztdrw
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 206-222) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. Introduction; 2. The Pleistocene Ice Age; 3. The Pleistocene in the Great Lakes Region; 4. Where to Find Vertebrate Fossils; 5. Collecting the Fossils; 6. Dating the Fossils; 7. A Bestiary of Great Lakes Region Ice Age Vertebrates; 8. Important Pleistocene Vertebrate Sites in the Great Lakes Region; 9. Interpretation of the Fauna; 10. The Holocene and the Aftermath of the Ice Age; Appendix; References; Illustration credits; Indices
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Extent
1 online resource (ix, 230 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870139277
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote

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