Where to find out more

Books

The Evolution of Australia, Australian Museum, Sydney, 2002

Richard Fortey, Fossils: the Key to the Past, Natural History Museum, London, 2002

Cyril Walker and David Ward, Fossils, Dorling Kindersley, London, 2000

Websites

General sites on fossils:

www.paleoportal.org/

On trilobites:

www.enchantedlearning.com/ subjects/invertebrates/trilobite/ Trilobiteprintout.shtml

www.aloha.net/~smgon/ trilobite.htm

On Burgess Shale fossils:

www.tabla.geo.ucalgary.ca/ ~macrae/Burgess_Shale/

Museums

The state museums in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth all have good displays where you can see many of the fossils talked about in this book. For teachers

John Long and Ken McNamara, The Evolution Revolution, Wiley & Sons, Chichester, 1998

Steve McLoughlin and Ken McNamara, Ancient Floras of Western Australia, Western Australia Museum, Perth, 2001

Ken McNamara, Stromatolites, Western Australia Museum, Perth, 2001

Ian Plimer, A Short History of Planet Earth, ABC Books, Sydney, 2001

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