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Evolution : the story of life on Earth

Author: Jay Hosler; Kevin Cannon; Zander Cannon; Howard Zimmerman
Publisher: New York : Hill and Wang, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A graphic-style introduction to evolution, covering everything from Earth's primordial soup to the human body's vestigial structures.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jay Hosler; Kevin Cannon; Zander Cannon; Howard Zimmerman
ISBN: 9780809094769 0809094762 9780809043118 0809043114
OCLC Number: 550550760
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection, March 2011.
Description: 150 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Ch. 1. The slow simmer of life : the first 4 billion years --
Ch. 2. The rise and fall and rise of life --
Ch. 3. E is for extinction --
Ch. 4. Old things into new --
Ch. 5. Perfectly imperfect --
Ch. 6. Getting a leg up on evolution --
Epilogue: the path not taken --
Suggested reading --
Glossary.
Responsibility: written by Jay Hosler ; art by Kevin Cannon and Zander Cannon.

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Written by a noted comic author and professor of biology, this book features the same characters introduced in the highly regarded "The Stuff of Life: A Graphic Guide to Genetics and DNA". It intends  Read more...

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