skip to content
The evolution of plants Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The evolution of plants

Author: K J Willis; J C McElwain
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprView all editions and formats
Summary:

Examines the evolution of plants from the earliest forms of life. This book incorporates many studies on the morphological evolution of plants, enlivens the subject with research on ancient DNA and  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: K J Willis; J C McElwain
ISBN: 9780198500650 0198500653
OCLC Number: 751574929
Description: X, 378 s. : il. ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. The evolutionary record and methods of reconstruction; 2. Earliest forms of plant life; 3. The colonization of land; 4. The first forests; 5. Major emergence of the seed plants; 6. Flowering plant origins; 7. The past 65 million years; 8. Mass extinctions and persistent populations; 9. Ancient DNA and the biomolecular record; 10. Evolutionary theories and the plant fossil record
Responsibility: K. J. Willis, J. C. McElwain.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Essential and accessible reading for any student of evolution. The Biologist, 2002 The text is well written for an upper division undergraduate or beginning graduate student audience and attempts to Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/751574929> # The evolution of plants
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "751574929" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/856800#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/856800#Topic/rosliny_ewolucja> ; # Rośliny--ewolucja
   schema:bookEdition "Repr." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/46431860> ; # J. C. McElwain
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/165843540> ; # K. J. Willis
   schema:datePublished "2010" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/856800> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The evolution of plants" ;
   schema:productID "751574929" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/751574929#PublicationEvent/oxford_oxford_university_press_2010> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/856800#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198500650> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/751574929> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/856800#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/856800#Topic/rosliny_ewolucja> # Rośliny--ewolucja
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Rośliny--ewolucja" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/165843540> # K. J. Willis
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Willis" ;
   schema:givenName "K. J." ;
   schema:name "K. J. Willis" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/46431860> # J. C. McElwain
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "McElwain" ;
   schema:givenName "J. C." ;
   schema:name "J. C. McElwain" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198500650>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0198500653" ;
   schema:isbn "9780198500650" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.