The Resource Billions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolution, Laurence Pringle ; illustrations by Steve Jenkins ; with a foreword by Jerry A. Coyne

Billions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolution, Laurence Pringle ; illustrations by Steve Jenkins ; with a foreword by Jerry A. Coyne

Label
Billions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolution
Title
Billions of years, amazing changes
Title remainder
the story of evolution
Statement of responsibility
Laurence Pringle ; illustrations by Steve Jenkins ; with a foreword by Jerry A. Coyne
Title variation
  • 1,000,000,000s of years, amazing changes
  • Billions of years
  • Story of evolution
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of man's discoveries about evolution, covering both the mechanisms of evolution and examples of natural selection
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1935-
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Pringle, Laurence
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jenkins, Steve
  • Coyne, Jerry A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Dinosaurs
  • Animals
  • Evolution
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Billions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolution, Laurence Pringle ; illustrations by Steve Jenkins ; with a foreword by Jerry A. Coyne
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-98) and index
Contents
Imagine -- Evidence from the earth -- How fossils form -- Layers of rock, layers of past life -- The adventures and discoveries of Charles Darwin -- Evolution -- Variation -- Nature's bounty -- Competition -- Natural selection -- After Darwin -- Telling time -- Genetics -- More and more fossils -- "Missing links," found -- Moving continents -- On faraway islands -- Coevolution -- Origin of species -- Evolution, going on right now
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
102 p.
Isbn
9781590787236
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011920604
Note
Also in History of Science Coll.
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps, ports. (some col.)
System control number
  • 3936441-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3936441
  • (Sirsi) o730413934
  • (OCoLC)730413934
Label
Billions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolution, Laurence Pringle ; illustrations by Steve Jenkins ; with a foreword by Jerry A. Coyne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-98) and index
Contents
Imagine -- Evidence from the earth -- How fossils form -- Layers of rock, layers of past life -- The adventures and discoveries of Charles Darwin -- Evolution -- Variation -- Nature's bounty -- Competition -- Natural selection -- After Darwin -- Telling time -- Genetics -- More and more fossils -- "Missing links," found -- Moving continents -- On faraway islands -- Coevolution -- Origin of species -- Evolution, going on right now
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
102 p.
Isbn
9781590787236
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011920604
Note
Also in History of Science Coll.
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps, ports. (some col.)
System control number
  • 3936441-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3936441
  • (Sirsi) o730413934
  • (OCoLC)730413934

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