The Resource Evolution : the triumph of an idea, Carl Zimmer ; introduction by Stephen Jay Gould ; foreword by Richard Hutton

Evolution : the triumph of an idea, Carl Zimmer ; introduction by Stephen Jay Gould ; foreword by Richard Hutton

Label
Evolution : the triumph of an idea
Title
Evolution
Title remainder
the triumph of an idea
Statement of responsibility
Carl Zimmer ; introduction by Stephen Jay Gould ; foreword by Richard Hutton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This dazzling companion volume to one the most important series in PBS history tells the compelling story of the theory of evolution -- from Darwin to twenty-first-century science
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zimmer, Carl
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH361
LC item number
.Z48 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolutietheorie
Label
Evolution : the triumph of an idea, Carl Zimmer ; introduction by Stephen Jay Gould ; foreword by Richard Hutton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map of "Darwin's voyage on the Beagle, 1831-1836" on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-352) and 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
  • 4.
  • Witnessing change : genes, natural selection, and evolution in action
  • pt. 2.
  • Creation and destruction
  • 5.
  • Rooting the tree of life : from life's dawn to the age of microbes
  • 6. The
  • accidental tool kit : chance and constraints in animal evolution
  • 7.
  • Extinction : how life ends and begins again
  • pt. 1.
  • pt. 3.
  • Evolution's dance
  • 8.
  • Coevolution : weaving the web of life
  • 9.
  • Doctor Darwin : disease in the age of evolutionary medicine
  • 10.
  • Passion's logic : the evolution of sex
  • pt. 4.
  • Humanity's place in evolution and evolution's place in humanity
  • Slow victory : Darwin and the rise of Darwinism
  • 11. The
  • gossiping ape : the social roots of human evolution
  • 12.
  • Modern life, 50,000 B.C. : the dawn of us
  • 13.
  • What about God?
  • 1.
  • Darwin and the Beagle
  • 2.
  • "Like confessing a murder" : the origin of Origin of species
  • 3.
  • Deep time discovered : putting dates to the history of life
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 364 pages
Isbn
9780060199067
Lccn
2001024077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46359440
  • (OCoLC)ocm46359440
Label
Evolution : the triumph of an idea, Carl Zimmer ; introduction by Stephen Jay Gould ; foreword by Richard Hutton
Publication
Note
Map of "Darwin's voyage on the Beagle, 1831-1836" on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-352) and 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
  • 4.
  • Witnessing change : genes, natural selection, and evolution in action
  • pt. 2.
  • Creation and destruction
  • 5.
  • Rooting the tree of life : from life's dawn to the age of microbes
  • 6. The
  • accidental tool kit : chance and constraints in animal evolution
  • 7.
  • Extinction : how life ends and begins again
  • pt. 1.
  • pt. 3.
  • Evolution's dance
  • 8.
  • Coevolution : weaving the web of life
  • 9.
  • Doctor Darwin : disease in the age of evolutionary medicine
  • 10.
  • Passion's logic : the evolution of sex
  • pt. 4.
  • Humanity's place in evolution and evolution's place in humanity
  • Slow victory : Darwin and the rise of Darwinism
  • 11. The
  • gossiping ape : the social roots of human evolution
  • 12.
  • Modern life, 50,000 B.C. : the dawn of us
  • 13.
  • What about God?
  • 1.
  • Darwin and the Beagle
  • 2.
  • "Like confessing a murder" : the origin of Origin of species
  • 3.
  • Deep time discovered : putting dates to the history of life
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 364 pages
Isbn
9780060199067
Lccn
2001024077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46359440
  • (OCoLC)ocm46359440

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