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Symphony in C : carbon and the evolution of (almost) everything / Robert M. Hazen.

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Princeton PL - Princeton 577.144 Haz (Text) 30890000719730 New Adult Materials Upper level Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 577.144 HAZ (Text) 31951004408891 Main Floor - New Arrivals Checked out 10/18/2019

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  • ISBN: 9780393609431
  • Physical Description: xviii, 282 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2019]

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue -- Silence -- Movement 1, Earth : carbon, the element of crystals -- Movement 2, Air : carbon, the element of cycles -- Movement 3, Fire : carbon, the element of stuff -- Movement 4, Water : carbon, the element of life.
Summary, etc.:
Examines the impact of carbon on nearly every aspect of life, tracing its critical role in cosmic evolution from the beginning of time to the materials and technology that enhance modern-day living.
Subject: Carbon.
Carbon cycle (Biogeochemistry)
Chemical bonds.
Chemistry, Organic.

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