Herbert W. Meyer, 2003, Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C., 258 p. (Hardcover, US $39.99) ISBN: 1-58834-107-0.

Herb Meyer's book titled The Fossils of Florissant is one of those books that you can judge by its cover. The spectacular cover photo of a fossil wasp is a perfect introduction to what the rest of this book has to offer, as there are over 220 figures, mostly images of the excellently preserved fossil material found at Florissant. Meyer's book provides a nice introduction to the fossils of Florissant with its outstanding photographs and several detailed chapters describing the history of Florissant, the...

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