The beautifully illustrated, indispensable guide to fossil hunting in Britain
About the Author
is an earth scientist and science broadcaster. She has presented on various BBC television series including Coast
, Rough Science
, The Nature of Britain
and What the Ancients Did for Us
as well as science series for BBC Radio 4 including The Secret Life of Reservoirs
and The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
. She has a PhD in geomorphology and is an Associate Lecturer with the Open University in Scotland.Douglas Palmer
is a science writer specializing in fossil evolution and geology. He has written extensively on both subjects and in a number of published books and articles including most recently The Origins of Man
and The Complete Earth.
He was a senior lecturer and researcher in palaeontology in Trinity College, University of Dublin and currently teaches at the University of Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education and Robinson College.