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Here are some books that have proven their value in fossil identification or paleontology in general. Also I've listed some books that I've found interesting and you may, as well.

Recommended Books

Florida's Fossils : Guide to Location, Identification and Enjoyment
by Robin C. Brown, Chris Kreider (Illustrator)

If you fossil in Florida, you must have this book! New 2008 Edition.

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Discovering Fossils : How to Find and Identify Remains of the Prehistoric Past
by Frank A. Garcia, Donald S. Miller, Jasper Burns (Illustrator)

If Frank wrote it, I gotta have it, but maybe that's just me.

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Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States : With Localities, Collecting Tips, and Illustrations of More Than 450 Fossil Specimens
by Jasper Burns

Lots of pictures; great for identifying fossils.

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Fossiling in Florida : A Guide for Diggers and Divers
by Mark Renz

Good practical advice on finding fossils. Can you tell I live in Florida?

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The Fossil Vertebrates of Florida
by Richard C. Hulbert, Jr.

This book doesn't kid around! Serious, solid information source.

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Fossil Sharks of the Chesapeake Bay Region
by Bretton W. Kent

An outstanding resource for identifying fossil shark teeth.

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National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Fossils
by Ida Thompson, Carol Nehring (Illustrator)

Broad coverage of fossils from all over North America. Plenty of color pictures.

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A Guide to Fossils (Princeton Science Library)
by Helmut Mayr, D. Dineley (Translator), G. Windsor (Translator)

Plenty of color pictures of fossils from all over the world.

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Fossil Horses : Systematics, Paleobiology, and Evolution of the Family Equidae
by Bruce J. MacFadden

If you want authoritive info on horses, this is it! This is a scholarly work for the serious-minded reader.

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A Pictorial Guide to Fossils
by Gerald R. Case

Aimed at helping the collector identify a large spectrum of fossils, its 528 pages and more than 1300 photographs and line drawings really help.

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Cool Non-Paleo Books

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Beyond Humanity : Cyberevolution and Future Minds
by Gregory S. Paul, Earl Cox

A compelling look at what the next step in man's evolution may be. Cool!

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