The Resource A short history of biology, by Isaac Asimov

A short history of biology, by Isaac Asimov

Label
A short history of biology
Title
A short history of biology
Statement of responsibility
by Isaac Asimov
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The science of biology has grown from the time of ancient Greeks to the present time, which has seen an explosive growth in the field, particularly in the field of molecular biology. Professor Asimov outlines the growth of biological ideas
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-1992
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Asimov, Isaac
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH305
LC item number
.A8
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
QH 305
NLM item number
A832s 1964
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  • Biology
  • Biology
  • Biology
Label
A short history of biology, by Isaac Asimov
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Ancient biology -- 2. Medieval biology -- 3. The birth of modern biology -- 4. Classifying life -- 5. Compounds and cells -- 6. Evolution -- 7. The beginnings of genetics -- 8. The fall of vitalism -- 9. The war against disease -- 10. The nervous system -- 11. Blood -- 12. Metabolism -- 13. Molecular biology : protein -- 14. Molecular biology : nucleic acid
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 182 pages
Lccn
64011696
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)253878
Label
A short history of biology, by Isaac Asimov
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Ancient biology -- 2. Medieval biology -- 3. The birth of modern biology -- 4. Classifying life -- 5. Compounds and cells -- 6. Evolution -- 7. The beginnings of genetics -- 8. The fall of vitalism -- 9. The war against disease -- 10. The nervous system -- 11. Blood -- 12. Metabolism -- 13. Molecular biology : protein -- 14. Molecular biology : nucleic acid
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 182 pages
Lccn
64011696
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)253878

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