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Title Remarkable creatures [electronic resource] : epic adventures in the search for the origins of species / Sean B. Carroll.
Author Carroll, Sean B.
Publication New York : Mariner Books, 2009.
Description 1 online resource (xix, 331 pages) : illustrations, maps
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary A mixture of spirit and deed -- Introduction: Humboldt's gifts -- Part 1: The making of a theory. Reverend Darwin's detour ; Drawing a line between monkeys and kangaroos ; Life imitates life -- Part 2: The loveliest bones. Java man ; To the big bang, on horseback ; Where the dragon laid her eggs ; The day the mesozoic died ; Dinosaurs of a feather ; It's a fishapod! -- Part 3: The natural history of humans. Journey to the Stone Age ; Clocks, trees, and H-bombs ; CSI: Neander Valley -- Afterword: The shape of things to come.
An award-wining biologist explores the dramatic expeditions that unearthed the history of life on Earth--from the epic journeys of pioneering naturalists to the breakthroughs making headlines today.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
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Description based on print version record.
Subject Evolution (Biology) -- History.
Naturalists -- Travel -- History.
Evolution (Biology) (OCoLC)fst00917302
Naturalists -- Travel. (OCoLC)fst01034549
Genre History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc.
Related To Print version: Carroll, Sean B. Remarkable creatures. New York : Mariner Books, 2009 (DLC) 2008025438 (OCoLC)432986068
ISBN 9780547526140 electronic bk.
0547526148 electronic bk.

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