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Scheuchzer, Johann Jacob (1672–1733)

Michael Allaby

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199653065
Published online September 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191744334
Scheuchzer, Johann Jacob (1672–1733)

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Scheuchzer is best known for his work on fossil fish and plants which he attributed to a universal deluge. He is notorious for finding, in ...

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