Life Through Ages: An Overview

  • Sreepat Jain
Part of the Springer Geology book series (SPRINGERGEOL)


The idea of this brief chapter is to introduce students to the concept of fossil occurrences and their use, through geological time. An approach that defines the geological time scale, a method of relating the timing and relationship between events that have occurred during Earth’s history.


Fossil Record Geological Time Scale Marker Characteristic Biotic Diversity Rock System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.New DelhiIndia

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