The Resource Billions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolution, Laurence Pringle ; illustrations by Steve Jenkins ; with a foreword by Jerry A. Coyne

Billions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolution, Laurence Pringle ; illustrations by Steve Jenkins ; with a foreword by Jerry A. Coyne

Label
Billions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolution
Title
Billions of years, amazing changes
Title remainder
the story of evolution
Statement of responsibility
Laurence Pringle ; illustrations by Steve Jenkins ; with a foreword by Jerry A. Coyne
Title variation
Story of evolution
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of man's discoveries about evolution, covering both the mechanisms of evolution and examples of natural selection
Summary
Collects evidence in fields of biology, genetics, geology, paleontology and medicine that support today's view of evolution
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10024462
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pringle, Laurence
Dewey number
576.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • photographs
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jenkins, Steve
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Animals
  • Dinosaurs
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of evolution
Label
Billions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolution, Laurence Pringle ; illustrations by Steve Jenkins ; with a foreword by Jerry A. Coyne
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-98) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Imagine -- Evidence from the earth -- How fossils form -- Layers of rock, layers of past life -- The adventures and discoveries of Charles Darwin -- Evolution -- Variation -- Nature's bounty -- Competition -- Natural selection -- After Darwin -- Telling time -- Genetics -- More and more fossils -- "Missing links" found -- Moving continents -- On faraway islands -- Coevolution -- Origin of species -- Evolution, going on right now
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
102 pages
Isbn
9781590787236
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011920604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)730413934
  • ocn730413934
  • OCoLC
Label
Billions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolution, Laurence Pringle ; illustrations by Steve Jenkins ; with a foreword by Jerry A. Coyne
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-98) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Imagine -- Evidence from the earth -- How fossils form -- Layers of rock, layers of past life -- The adventures and discoveries of Charles Darwin -- Evolution -- Variation -- Nature's bounty -- Competition -- Natural selection -- After Darwin -- Telling time -- Genetics -- More and more fossils -- "Missing links" found -- Moving continents -- On faraway islands -- Coevolution -- Origin of species -- Evolution, going on right now
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
102 pages
Isbn
9781590787236
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011920604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)730413934
  • ocn730413934
  • OCoLC

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