SUGGESTED READING

Audubon Society. 1981. Field Guide to North American Seashore Creatures. Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York, 813 p.

Beerbower, J.R. 1960. Search for the Past. Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs , N.J.

Boardman , RS., A.H. Cheetham, and A.J. Rowell (editors ). 1987. Fossil Invertebrates.

Blackwell Scientific Publications, Boston, 713 p.

Buchsbaum, R. 1948. Animals Without Backbones, 2nd Edition. University of Chicago Press, Chicago.

Clarkson, E. .K. 1998. Invertebrate Paleontology and Evolution, 4th edition. Blackwell Science, Mulden, Mass., 452 p.

Dawkins, R. 1996. The Blind Watchmaker. W.W. Norton and Company, New York, 186 p.

Fisher, OW. 1965. Collecting in sedimentary rocks, p . 150-155, In Handbook of Paleontological Techniques. Edited by B. Kummel and D. Raup. W.H. Freeman & Co., San Francisco.

Portey, R.A. 2000. Trilobite! Eyewitness to Evolution. Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 284 p.
Goldring, W. 1950. Handbook of Paleontology for Beginners and Amateurs. New York State Museum, Handbooks 9 and 10 (out of print), Albany, NY

Hag, B.V., and F.W.B. Van Eysinga. 1998. Geological Time Scale, 5th edition. Elsevier Scientific Publishing, Amsterdam.

Isachsen, Y.W., E. Landing, L.V. Rickard, and W.B. Rogers (eds.). 2001. Geology of New York: A simplified account. New York State Museum Educational Leaflet 28, 294 p.

Landing, E., and J.B. Skiba (eds.). 1997. Guide to the geology of John Boyd Thacher Park, by Winifred Goldring. New York State Museum Handbook 14, 32 p . (reprint).

Margulis, L, and K.V. Schwartz . 1988. Five Kingdoms—An Illustrated Guide to the Phyla of Life on Earth. W.H. Freeman and Co., New York, 376 p.

Moore, R.C., CG. Lalicker, and A.G. Fischer. 1952. Invertebrate Fossils. McGraw·Hill, New York.

Rich , P.V., T.H. Rich, M.A. Fenton, and C.L. Fenton. 1996. The Fossil Book. Dover Publications, Mineola, N.Y.

Shrock, R.R., and W.H. Twenhofel. 1953. Principles of Invertebrate Paleontology. McGraw-Hill, New York.

 

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
Special thanks are extended to Donald W. Fisher, State Paleontologist (retired) of
the New York State Museum, who helped greatly in this leaflet's first publication.
Illustrations are taken from Geologic Map of New York, 1961; New York State Museum
and Science Service Map and Chart Series No. 5, Albany.




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