Quantitative Paleozoology

  • Steve Wolverton University of North Texas, Department of Geography


Review of Quantitative Paleozoology. R. Lee Lyman. 2008. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. Pp. 348, black-and-white illustrations. $29.34 (paper). ISBN 9780521715362.


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How to Cite
Wolverton, S. (2010). Quantitative Paleozoology. Ethnobiology Letters, 1, 9-11. https://doi.org/10.14237/ebl.1.2010.77