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The cartoon guide to biology

Author: Larry Gonick; David R Wessner
Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Did you faint when your middle school science teacher asked you to dissect a frog? Do you think DNA stands for "Don't Know the Answer"? Do you still cling to the belief that osmosis was the name of Ozzy Osbourne's last tour? If you said yes to any of these questions--or even if you didn't--then you need The Cartoon Guide to Biology. The latest from New York Times bestselling author Larry Gonick--writing with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Caricatures and cartoons
Cartoons (Humor)
Humor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Gonick; David R Wessner
ISBN: 9780062398659 0062398652
OCLC Number: 1061090884
Notes: Includes index.
Description: v, 313 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Organizing a riot --
Raw materials --
The chemicals of life --
Into the cell --
Energy --
Cellular respiration --
Photosynthesis --
Communication --
Meet the genome --
Gene regulation --
Multicellularity --
Reproduction (part 1) --
Reproduction (part 2) --
Evolution --
Classification --
The worldwide web --
Disruption.
Other Titles: Biology
Responsibility: Larry Gonick & Dave Wessner.

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From New York Times bestselling author Larry Gonick and Davidson College biology professor David Wessner comes this comprehensive and humorous cartoon guide to topics in biologyDid you faint when  Read more...

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"An enjoyable, immersive experience. ... Deliver[s] the goods. ... Hard to resist." -- Comics Grinder "If only school science books were like The Cartoon Guide to Biology, at least a little, maybe Read more...

 
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