Pp. xvi, 286; 42 text-figures (map, line drawings of fossils and charts), folding stratigraphic chart and large folding geological map in pocket at rear). Original orange and white printed wrappers, lg 8vo. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences, volume 122. This monograph deals with the controversy of extinctions across the K-T boundary. This study does not support a catastrophic event to explain terminal Cretaceous extinctions of dinosaur and the rise of Paleocene mammals; rather it posits a gradual replacement of Cretaceous mammals by Paleocene mammals. Single stamp of former owner on the half-title page. A bright and clean copy in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A Study of Mammalia and Geology across the ...
Publisher: Berkeley: University of California Press, . First edition.
Publication Date: 1982
Book Description University of California Press, 1982. Condition: Fair. 1st. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Seller Inventory # GRP90756015