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

Pringle, Laurence P. (Author). Jenkins, Steve, 1952- (Added Author).

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Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library J 576.8 PRI (Text) 39206020627012 J Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781590787236 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1590787234 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 102 p. : col. ill., col. maps, photos (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Boyds Mills, c2011.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-98) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Summary, etc.: Traces the history of man's discoveries about evolution, covering both the mechanisms of evolution and examples of natural selection.
Subject: Evolution (Biology) > Juvenile literature.
Dinosaurs > Juvenile literature.
Animals > Juvenile literature.

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