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A guide to the fossilized fish and plants of Bolca, and exceptional heritage now conserved at the Museum of Natural History of Verona.

[The fossils of Bolca] “For five hundred years, around the town of Bolca, in the Lessini Mountains near Verona, fossilized animals and plants have been found, of such variety and beauty, in such a perfect state of conservation, that they represent a unique case in the history of the geological sciences.”
With a text that reconciles scientific rigor with the clarity of modern didactics, for expert and curious readers alike, this guide describes the history of the research, with an indispensable introduction to the principles of paleontology, followed by clear descriptions of the fossil fish and plants of Bolca, and exceptional heritage now conserved at the Museum of Natural History of Verona.


Format
16x24
Binding
paperback
Pages
48
Year of publication
1999
ISBN
9788843571888
Genre
Art
Publisher
Electa