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Making Eden : how plants transformed a barren planet

Author: D J Beerling
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Plants are absolutely fundamental to the functioning of life on earth. But how did the earliest plants first emerge from water and conquer the continents? Using the latest research, David Beerling  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)1047554111
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: D J Beerling
ISBN: 9780192519214 0192519212
OCLC Number: 1083341938
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents: All flesh is grass --
Fifty shades of green --
Genomes decoded --
Ancient genes, new plants --
Gas valves --
Ancestral alliances --
Sculpting climate --
Eden under siege.
Responsibility: David Beerling.

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This book does exactly what David Beerling promises in the sub-title - it explains with clarity and passion the extraordinary story of how plants escaped from their ancestral marine habitats and came Read more...

 
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