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The rough guide to evolution

Author: Mark J Pallen
Publisher: London ; New York : Rough Guides ; London ; New York : Distributed by the Penguin Group, 2009.
Series: Rough Guides reference guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents an introduction to evolutionary theory and describes the impact of the works and ideas of Charles Darwin have had on science and society.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Nonfiction
Named Person: Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark J Pallen
ISBN: 9781858289465 1858289467
OCLC Number: 233547316
Notes: "Darwin's big idea that changed the world"--Cover.
Description: vi, 346 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 20 cm.
Contents: Ideas and evidence --
The greatest story ever told --
Impact --
Resources.
Series Title: Rough Guides reference guides.
Other Titles: Evolution
Responsibility: Mark Pallen.

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