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The Resource Life ascending : the ten great inventions of evolution, Nick Lane

Life ascending : the ten great inventions of evolution, Nick Lane

Label
Life ascending : the ten great inventions of evolution
Title
Life ascending
Title remainder
the ten great inventions of evolution
Statement of responsibility
Nick Lane
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Nick Lane expertly reconstructs the history of life by describing the ten greatest inventions of evolution (including DNA, photosynthesis, sex, and sight), based on their historical impact, role in organisms today, and relevance to current controversies
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lane, Nick
Dewey number
576.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH367
LC item number
.L36 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Molecular evolution
Label
Life ascending : the ten great inventions of evolution, Nick Lane
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The origin of life -- DNA -- Photosynthesis -- The complex cell -- Sex -- Movement -- Sight -- Hot blood -- Consciousness -- Death
Control code
ocn286488326
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9780393065961
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009005046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 977428
  • (Sirsi) o286488326
  • (OCoLC)286488326
Label
Life ascending : the ten great inventions of evolution, Nick Lane
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The origin of life -- DNA -- Photosynthesis -- The complex cell -- Sex -- Movement -- Sight -- Hot blood -- Consciousness -- Death
Control code
ocn286488326
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9780393065961
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009005046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 977428
  • (Sirsi) o286488326
  • (OCoLC)286488326

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