Paleontology Books

Last updated: December 31, 2011
  1. Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors
    1. Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors by Nicholas Wade Published: March 27, 2007 Score: 4.52
  2. Prehistoric Life: The Definitive Visual History of Life on Earth
    2. Prehistoric Life: The Definitive Visual History of Life on Earth by DK Publishing Published: October 5, 2009 Score: 2.01
  3. Sasquatch: Legend Meets Science
    3. Sasquatch: Legend Meets Science by Jeff Meldrum and George B. Schaller Published: September 4, 2007 Score: 1.62
  4. Cro-Magnon: How the Ice Age Gave Birth to the First Modern Humans
    4. Cro-Magnon: How the Ice Age Gave Birth to the First Modern Humans by Brian Fagan and James Langton Published: March 3, 2010 Score: 1.62
  5. The Humans Who Went Extinct: Why Neanderthals Died Out and We Survived
    5. The Humans Who Went Extinct: Why Neanderthals Died Out and We Survived by Clive Finlayson Published: December 9, 2010 Score: 0.95
  6. Evolution: What the Fossils Say and Why It Matters
    6. Evolution: What the Fossils Say and Why It Matters by Donald R. Prothero and Carl Buell Published: October 30, 2007 Score: 0.76
  7. Under a Green Sky: Global Warming, the Mass Extinctions of the Past, and What They Can Tell Us About Our Future
    7. Under a Green Sky: Global Warming, the Mass Extinctions of the Past, and What They Can Tell Us About Our Future by Peter Douglas Ward Published: March 25, 2008 Score: 0.67
  8. Cretaceous Dawn
    8. Cretaceous Dawn by L.M. Graziano and M.S.A. Graziano Published: September 15, 2008 Score: 0.6
  9. Life: A Natural History of the First Four Billion Years of Life on Earth
    9. Life: A Natural History of the First Four Billion Years of Life on Earth by Richard Fortey Published: September 7, 1999 Score: 0.54
  10. The Human Bone Manual
    10. The Human Bone Manual by Tim D. White and Pieter A. Folkens Published: July 29, 2005 Score: 0.52
  11. 11. "T. rex" and the Crater of Doom (Princeton Science Library) by Walter Alvarez and Carl Zimmer Published: July 1, 2008 Score: 0.43
  12. Bones of Contention: A Creationist Assessment of Human Fossils
    12. Bones of Contention: A Creationist Assessment of Human Fossils by Marvin L. Lubenow Published: October 1, 2004 Score: 0.41
  13. Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History
    13. Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History by Stephen Jay Gould Published: September 17, 1990 Score: 0.39
  14. The First Human: The Race to Discover Our Earliest Ancestors
    14. The First Human: The Race to Discover Our Earliest Ancestors by Ann Gibbons Published: April 10, 2007 Score: 0.34
  15. How to Build a Dinosaur: Extinction Doesn't Have to Be Forever
    15. How to Build a Dinosaur: Extinction Doesn't Have to Be Forever by Jack Horner and James Gorman Published: March 19, 2009 Score: 0.34
  16. Written in Stone: Evolution, the Fossil Record, and Our Place in Nature
    16. Written in Stone: Evolution, the Fossil Record, and Our Place in Nature by Brian Switek Published: November 1, 2010 Score: 0.34
  17. The Earth Through Time
    17. The Earth Through Time by Harold L. Levin Published: October 6, 2009 Score: 0.3
  18. Once and Future Giants: What Ice Age Extinctions Tell Us About the Fate of Earth's Largest Animals
    18. Once and Future Giants: What Ice Age Extinctions Tell Us About the Fate of Earth's Largest Animals by Sharon Levy Published: March 22, 2011 Score: 0.29
  19. Trilobite!: Eyewitness to Evolution
    19. Trilobite!: Eyewitness to Evolution by Richard Fortey Published: October 31, 2000 Score: 0.22
  20. Strickberger's Evolution
    20. Strickberger's Evolution by Brian K. Hall and Benedikt Hallgrímsson Published: December 6, 2007 Score: 0.21
  21. Lucy's Legacy: The Quest for Human Origins
    21. Lucy's Legacy: The Quest for Human Origins by Dr. Donald Johanson and Kate Wong Published: June 1, 2010 Score: 0.19
  22. The Link: Uncovering Our Earliest Ancestor
    22. The Link: Uncovering Our Earliest Ancestor by Colin Tudge and Josh Young Published: August 11, 2010 Score: 0.19
  23. The Oracle: Ancient Delphi and the Science Behind Its Lost Secrets
    23. The Oracle: Ancient Delphi and the Science Behind Its Lost Secrets by William J. Broad Published: January 30, 2007 Score: 0.18
  24. Out of Thin Air
    24. Out of Thin Air by Peter Ward Published: September 26, 2006 Score: 0.15
  25. The Balance Within: The Science Connecting Health and Emotions
    25. The Balance Within: The Science Connecting Health and Emotions by Esther M. Sternberg MD Published: May 7, 2001 Score: 0.14

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