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The Resource Evolution : the story of life, Douglas Palmer ; illustrated by Peter Barrett

Evolution : the story of life, Douglas Palmer ; illustrated by Peter Barrett

Label
Evolution : the story of life
Title
Evolution
Title remainder
the story of life
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Palmer ; illustrated by Peter Barrett
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ROC
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Palmer, Douglas
Dewey number
576.8
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH360.2
LC item number
.P35 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
encyclopedias
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Natural History Museum (London, England)
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  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
Label
Evolution : the story of life, Douglas Palmer ; illustrated by Peter Barrett
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Twenty p. on folded leaves, unfold to 30 x 50 cm
  • Published in association with the Natural History Museum (London) to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth and the 150th anniversary of his On the origin of species
  • Includes index
Contents
Introduction. What is evolution? ; Putting life in order -- How to use this book -- The science of evolution. Darwin ; Origin and beyond ; Time and life ; The pattern of life ; What are fossils? ; The variety of fossils ; Reconstructing the past ; Evolution today -- The story of evolution : one hundred illustrated site reconstructions -- The trees of life -- Site gazetteer -- Species listing
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
367 p.
Isbn
9780520255111
Lccn
2010275161
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • sky122298019
  • (OCoLC)456259362
  • 774466
Label
Evolution : the story of life, Douglas Palmer ; illustrated by Peter Barrett
Publication
Note
  • Twenty p. on folded leaves, unfold to 30 x 50 cm
  • Published in association with the Natural History Museum (London) to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth and the 150th anniversary of his On the origin of species
  • Includes index
Contents
Introduction. What is evolution? ; Putting life in order -- How to use this book -- The science of evolution. Darwin ; Origin and beyond ; Time and life ; The pattern of life ; What are fossils? ; The variety of fossils ; Reconstructing the past ; Evolution today -- The story of evolution : one hundred illustrated site reconstructions -- The trees of life -- Site gazetteer -- Species listing
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
367 p.
Isbn
9780520255111
Lccn
2010275161
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
  • sky122298019
  • (OCoLC)456259362
  • 774466

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