Note: This is the revised and enlarged second edition of the best-selling guide that was first published by the Palaeontological Association in 1988. Many additional fossils are described and the names updated.
The Chalk is one of the most characteristic stratigraphical units in Europe. This award-winning title provides the only guide to the diverse invertebrate and vertebrate fauna to be had from hundreds of localities. Almost 400 species are illustrated in 59 photographic plates.