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The Resource The story of the world in 100 species, Christopher Lloyd ; illustrations by Andy Forshaw

The story of the world in 100 species, Christopher Lloyd ; illustrations by Andy Forshaw

Label
The story of the world in 100 species
Title
The story of the world in 100 species
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Lloyd ; illustrations by Andy Forshaw
Title variation
  • Story of the world in one hundred species
  • Story of the world in hundred species
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lloyd, Christopher
Dewey number
576.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH367
LC item number
.L58 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Forshaw, Andy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Evolution (Biology)
Label
The story of the world in 100 species, Christopher Lloyd ; illustrations by Andy Forshaw
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2009 as What on Earth evolved?"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 402-403) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Before humans -- On viruses -- On simple cells -- On symbiosis -- On sea life -- On pioneers of the land -- On fish that came ashore -- On biodiversity -- On the rise of reason -- After humans -- On agriculture -- On material wealth -- On drugs -- On companionship -- On beauty -- On rivalry -- The ladder of life: a table of the top 100 species ranked in order of overall impact -- Postscript: thirty species that nearly made it!
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
415 pages
Isbn
9781408876381
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • ocn932386244
  • (OCoLC)932386244
  • 937056
Label
The story of the world in 100 species, Christopher Lloyd ; illustrations by Andy Forshaw
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2009 as What on Earth evolved?"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 402-403) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Before humans -- On viruses -- On simple cells -- On symbiosis -- On sea life -- On pioneers of the land -- On fish that came ashore -- On biodiversity -- On the rise of reason -- After humans -- On agriculture -- On material wealth -- On drugs -- On companionship -- On beauty -- On rivalry -- The ladder of life: a table of the top 100 species ranked in order of overall impact -- Postscript: thirty species that nearly made it!
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
415 pages
Isbn
9781408876381
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • ocn932386244
  • (OCoLC)932386244
  • 937056

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