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Author Sheldon, Peter, Dr.
Title Fossils and sedimentary rocks / Peter Sheldon, Angela Coe and Fiona Hyden, based in part on earlier contributions by Evelyn Brown, Peter Skelton and Chris Wilson.
Imprint Milton Keynes : The Open University, 2011.
Edition Second edition.

Author Sheldon, Peter, Dr.
Subject Geology -- Textbooks.
Geology -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Earth sciences -- Textbooks.
Earth sciences -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Alt Name Coe, Angela L.
Hyden, Fiona.
Open University,
Description 1 online resource
Edition Second edition.
Note Includes index.
Book 3 of Open University course S276 Geology.
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Introduction to fossils -- 3. Fossil classification and palaeobiology -- 4. Fossilisation -- 5. Fossils as evidence of past environments -- 6. From rocks to sediments -- 7. Sediments on the move -- 8. Sediments from solution -- 9. From sediments to rocks -- 10. Introduction to sedimentary environments -- 11. Alluvial environments -- 12. Deserts -- 13. Siliciclastic coastal and continental shelf environments -- 14. Shallow-marine carbonate environments -- 15. Deep-sea environments -- 16. Glacial environments -- 17. A matter of time.
ISBN 1780077335 (electronic bk.)
9781780077338 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 907210356
Additional Format Print version: Open University S276/Book 3. Fossils and sedimentary rocks. 2nd ed. Milton Keynes : Open University, 2011 9781848736863 (OCoLC)715933987

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