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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
  • Amazing changes
  • The story of evolution
Title variation remainder
the story of evolution
Creator
Contributor
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--
Summary
Collects evidence in fields of biology, genetics, geology, paleontology and medicine that support today's view of evolution
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
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10024462
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pringle, Laurence P
Dewey number
576.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
  • maps
Index
no index present
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1000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jenkins, Steve
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dinosaurs
  • Animals
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of evolution
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
Control code
000048109207
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
102 p.
Isbn
9781590787236
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps, photos (chiefly col.)
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
Control code
000048109207
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
102 p.
Isbn
9781590787236
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps, photos (chiefly col.)

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