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The Cambridge Dictionary of human biology and evolution

Author: Larry L Mai; Marcus Young Owl; M Patricia Kersting
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
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Covers a broad range of subjects within human biology, physical anthropology, anatomy, auxology, primatology, physiology, genetics, paleontology and zoology.
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Mai, Larry L.
Cambridge Dictionary of human biology and evolution.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005
(DLC) 2004043553
(OCoLC)54374716
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Larry L Mai; Marcus Young Owl; M Patricia Kersting
ISBN: 0511125887 9780511125881 0511123744 9780511123740 051112502X 9780511125027 9781849722155 1849722153 0521662508 9780521662505 0521664861 9780521664868 1280417692 9781280417696 9780511198779 0511198779
OCLC Number: 61405919
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 648 pages) : illustrations
Contents: A-Z --
Appendix 1 : A taxonomy of extinct primates; Appendix 2 : A taxonomy of recent and extant primates; Appendix 3 : Table of extant primate species; Appendix 4 : A geological time scale; Appendix 5 : Terrestrial chronology of the Pleistocene 'ice age' in the Northern Hemisphere; Appendix 6 : The Marine Oxygen Isotope Chronology; Appendix 7 : Anatomical landmarks, postcranial bones, and major muscle groups; Appendix 8 : Event timeline of human biology and evolution.
Responsibility: Larry L. Mai, Marcus Young Owl, M. Patricia Kersting.
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