Description - Time Traveler by Michael Novacek
"A superb introduction to paleontology as it really is and how it is done, from fish to dinosaur, bird, and mammal." Edward O. WilsonMichael Novacek, a renowned paleontologist who has discovered important fossils on virtually every continent, is an authority on patterns of evolution and on the relationships among extinct and extant organisms. "Time Traveler "is his captivating account of how his boyhood enthusiasm for dinosaurs became a lifelong commitment to vanguard science. Novacek writes of the alluring perils of fieldwork with affection and discernment, and he illuminates the most exciting issues in paleontology today."
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(210mm x 140mm x mm)
Farrar, Straus & Giroux Inc
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Author Biography - Michael Novacek
Michael Novacek is curator of paleontology as well as senior vice president and provost of science at the American Museum of Natural History. He lives in New York City.