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Origins and extinctions : based on a Symposium on Life and the Universe, held at the National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C., April 30, 1986

Author: Donald E Osterbrock; Peter H Raven; Alan H Guth
Publisher: New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald E Osterbrock; Peter H Raven; Alan H Guth
ISBN: 0300042604 9780300042603 0300054718 9780300054712
OCLC Number: 17440112
Description: xii, 121 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction / Donald E. Osterbrock and Peter H. Raven --
The birth of the cosmos / Alan H. Guth --
The formation of the earth / George W. Wetherill --
The ancient microcosm of planet earth / Lynn Margulis --
Extinction in the geologic past / David M. Raup.
Responsibility: edited by Donald E. Osterbrock and Peter H. Raven ; contributors, Alan H. Guth [and others].

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