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John A. Long (b.1957) is an Australian paleontologist who is currently the Vice President of Research and Collections at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. He is also an author of popular science books. His main area of research is on the fossil fish of the Late Devonian Gogo Formation from northern Western Australia. It has yielded many important insights into fish evolution, such as Gogonasus and Materpiscis. His love of fossil collecting began at age 7 and he graduated with Ph.D from Monash University in 1984, specialising in Palaeozoic fish evolution. He held postdoctoral positions at the Australian National University (1984—85, Rothmans Fellow), The University of Western Australia (1986—87, Queen Elizabeth II Award) and The University of Tasmania (1988—89, ARC Fellow) before taking up a position as Curator in Vertebrate Palaeontology at the Western Australian Museum (1989—2004), and then as Head of Sciences at Museum Victoria (2004—2009).

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Total Books: 15
The Dawn of the Deed The Prehistoric Origins of Sex
2014 - The Dawn of the Deed the Prehistoric Origins of Sex (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780226143491
ISBN-10: 022614349X
Genre: Science & Math
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The Dawn of the Deed The Prehistoric Origins of Sex
The Rise of Fishes 500 Million Years of Evolution
2010 - The Rise of Fishes 500 Million Years of Evolution (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780801896958
ISBN-10: 0801896959
Genre: Science & Math
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Surgical Techniques in Ophthalmology Series Oculoplastic Surgery Text with DVD
Dinosaurs of Australia and New Zealand and Other Animals of the Mesozoic Era
The Evolution Revolution
1998 - The Evolution Revolution (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780471974062
ISBN-10: 0471974064
Genres: Science & Math, Engineering & Transportation, Substores
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Basic Histology
1986 - Basic Histology [Fifth Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780838505700
ISBN-10: 0838505708
Genres: Reference, Science & Math, Medicine, Engineering & Transportation, Medical Books
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Frozen in Time Prehistoric Life in Antarctica
Dinosaurs of Australia
Dinosaurs of Australia (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780730103332
ISBN-10: 0730103331
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Mystery of Devil's Roost
Mystery of Devil's Roost (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781863681643
ISBN-10: 1863681647
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Journey to the Dawn of Time
Journey to the Dawn of Time (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781863683579
ISBN-10: 1863683577
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Gogo Fish The Story of the Western Australian State Fossil Emblem