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Author Archer, Michael, 1945-

Title Australia's lost world : Riversleigh, world heritage site / Michael Archer, Suzanne J. Hand, Henk Godthelp
Published Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. : New Holland, 2000


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  560.99437 Arc/Alw  AVAILABLE
Description 264 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Summary 200 kilometres north-west of Mount Isa, Queensland, lies one of the most significant fossil deposits in the world - Riversleigh. Here the remains of many thousands of weird and wonderful prehistoric animals have been preserved in the limestone outcrops. Also discusses how to recognise fossils, date and reconstruct them
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 256-261) and index
Subject Fossils -- Collection and preservation -- Australia -- Queensland -- Riversleigh
Fossils -- Collection and preservation -- Australia -- Riversleigh (Qld.)
Fossils -- Australia -- Riversleigh Station (Qld.)
Fossils -- Australia -- Riversleigh Station Region (Qld.)
Geochronometry -- Australia -- Queensland -- Riversleigh
Geochronometry -- Australia -- Riversleigh (Qld.)
Geology -- Australia -- Riversleigh Station (Qld.)
Geology -- Australia -- Riversleigh Station Region (Qld.)
Paleontology -- Australia -- Queensland -- Riversleigh
Paleontology -- Australia -- Riversleigh (Qld.)
Author Godthelp, H. (Henk)
Hand, Suzanne.
LC no. 2001320816
ISBN 1876334592
OTHER TI Riversleigh
Other Titles Australia's lost world : prehistoric animals of Riversleigh