Rocks, Fossils and Formations


An introduction to geoscience, which uses clues in rocks and the landscape to tell the story of the earth.

Have you ever wondered about the rocks beneath your feet? What is their age? How they got their colour and texture? Do they contain an unknown mineral or fossil treasure?

The answers are all around us, as you'll discover with this book for upper primary and lower secondary readers,  that takes you on a 4.6 billion year time travel adventure to explore rocks, minerals and fossils, ancient plants and animals, and how the continent of Australia was created.

Format: soft cover, 120 pages

ISBN: 9781486310968

Size: 250x215z10mm

Weight: 450g

Published by CSIRO publishing, written by Thomas R.H. Woolrych with illustrations by Anna Madeleine Raupach


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