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Title The Earth book : from the beginning to the end of our planet, 250 milestones in the history of earth science / Jim Bell.
Author Bell, Jim, 1965- author.
Publication New York : Sterling, an imprint of Sterling Publishing Co. Inc., [2019]
Copyright date ©2019
Description 528 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 22 cm
Call # 550 B
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 516-523) and index.
Summary Explores 250 wide-ranging milestones in the history of the planet Earth, including the birth of the moon, the oldest signs of life on Earth, the first mines, the invention of agriculture, women in earth science, reaching the South Pole, planet genetics, earthlike exoplanets, and rising CO₂ levels. Some of the key scientists and inventors from around the world who have shaped our modern understanding of planet Earth, such as Leonardo da Vinci and Johannes Kepler, are also included.
Subject Earth (Planet) -- History.
Earth sciences -- History.
Earth sciences. (OCoLC)fst00900729
Earth (Planet) (OCoLC)fst01860481
Genre History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9781454929109
1454929103

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