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The Resource Islands in the cosmos : the evolution of life on land, Dale A. Russell ; foreword by Simon Conway Morris

Islands in the cosmos : the evolution of life on land, Dale A. Russell ; foreword by Simon Conway Morris

Label
Islands in the cosmos : the evolution of life on land
Title
Islands in the cosmos
Title remainder
the evolution of life on land
Statement of responsibility
Dale A. Russell ; foreword by Simon Conway Morris
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
576.8
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH366.2
LC item number
.R87 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Life of the past
Label
Islands in the cosmos : the evolution of life on land, Dale A. Russell ; foreword by Simon Conway Morris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-441) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Time travel -- The extraterrestrial pre-Hadean -- The Hadean eon -- The Archean eon -- The Proterozoic eon -- Phanerozoic marine life -- Origin of complex terrestrial ecosystems -- Toward the coal age -- Ascendancy of life on land -- Bridging the eras -- The natural history of natural selection -- An age of giants -- One Earth, two worlds -- The modern Earth -- Synthesis
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxi, 453 p.
Isbn
9780253352736
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008055797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn261176951
  • (OCoLC)ocn506416169
Label
Islands in the cosmos : the evolution of life on land, Dale A. Russell ; foreword by Simon Conway Morris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-441) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Time travel -- The extraterrestrial pre-Hadean -- The Hadean eon -- The Archean eon -- The Proterozoic eon -- Phanerozoic marine life -- Origin of complex terrestrial ecosystems -- Toward the coal age -- Ascendancy of life on land -- Bridging the eras -- The natural history of natural selection -- An age of giants -- One Earth, two worlds -- The modern Earth -- Synthesis
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxi, 453 p.
Isbn
9780253352736
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008055797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn261176951
  • (OCoLC)ocn506416169

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    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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