Paleonet: Invitation to review books for Priscum

Hermann Pfefferkorn hpfeffer at sas.upenn.edu
Thu Jul 10 13:45:33 GMT 2014


Dear Colleague,

I would be interested in reviewing one book.  In order of preference this could be #10, or #15, or #4

Thanks for your work on Priscum,

Hermann


Hermann W. Pfefferkorn
Professor of Earth and Environmental Science
Department of Earth and Environmental Science
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6316  U.S.A.
e-mail:hpfeffer at sas.upenn.edu





On Jul 9, 2014, at 12:38 PM, Novack-Gottshall, Philip M. wrote:

> Dear PaleoNet members:
> 
> The following volumes are available to Paleontological Society members
> in exchange for writing a review in Priscum, the PS newsletter. Reviews
> should be informative and engaging and between 400-800 words long. The
> tone can be informal and casual, appropriate to recommending or
> critiquing a book to friendly colleagues. (Longer reviews are allowed,
> but please request ahead of time.) Past Priscum book reviews can be
> found at http://www.paleosoc.org/publications.html in past issues of
> Priscum. Reviews should be submitted by December 1 for inclusion in the
> winter issue or May 1 for inclusion in the spring/summer issue.
> 
> For reviews of specialized monographs, it is requested that reviewers
> have expertise or experience in the taxonomic or stratigraphic group
> under study.
> 
> Please note that reviewers must be a current member of the
> Paleontological Society before beginning review.
> 
> If you are interested in reviewing one of these books, please contact
> book review editor Phil Novack-Gottshall at pnovack-gottshall at ben.edu
> (please do not reply to this listserv!) and arrangements will be made
> for delivery and further details on review requirements and timeline.
> 
> Sincerely,
> Phil Novack-Gottshall
> Book-Review Editor, Priscum
> 
> 1. Arthur, W. 2011. Evolution: A Developmental Approach. Wiley-Blackwell.
> 2. Ayala and Avise., eds. Essential Readings in Evolutionary Biology.
> Johns Hopkins.
> 3. Bose, R. 2013. Palaeobiology of Middle Paleozoic Marine Brachiopods:
> A Case Study of Extinct Organisms in Classical Paleontology.
> SpringerBriefs in Earth Sciences. Springer.
> 4. Bose, R., and A. Bartholomew, 2013. Macroevolution in Deep Time.
> SpringerBriefs in Evolutionary Biology. Springer.
> 5. Főzy, I. and I. Szente. 2013. Fossils of the Carpathian Region.
> Indiana University Press.
> 6. Gangloff, R.A. 2012. Dinosaurs under the Aurora. Indiana University
> Press.
> 7. Gee, H. 2013. The Accidental Species: Misunderstandings of Human
> Evolution. University of Chicago Press.
> 8. Grande, L. 2013. The Lost World of Fossil Lake: Snapshots from Deep
> Time. University of Chicago Press.
> 9. Levi-Setti. The Trilobite Book: A Visual Journey. University of
> Chicago Press.
> 10. McGhee, When the Invasion of Land Failed. Columbia University Press.
> 11. Parrish, Molnar, et al. Tyrannosaurid Paleobiology: Indiana
> University Press.
> 12. Prothero. Rhinoceras Giants: Paleobiology of Indricotheres. Indiana
> University Press.
> 13. Rivera-Sylva, Carpenter, and Frey, eds. Dinosaurs and Other Reptiles
> from the Mesozoic of Mexico. Indiana.
> 14. Smith and Lyons. Animal Body Size. University of Chicago Press.
> 15. Thompson. Relentless Evolution. University of Chicago Press.
> 16. Titus and Loewan, eds. At the Top of the Grand Staircase, Indiana
> University Press.
> 17. Witton, M. 2013. Pterosaurs. Princeton University Press.
> 18. Zalohar, J. and T. Hitij. 2014. Fossil Seahorses and Other Biota
> from the Tunjice Konservat-Lagerstatte, Slovenia. Siri Scientific Press,
> Manchester, UK. ISBN 978-0-9574530-4-3.
> 
> 
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