The Resource Wonderful life : the Burgess Shale and the nature of history, Stephen Jay Gould

Wonderful life : the Burgess Shale and the nature of history, Stephen Jay Gould

Label
Wonderful life : the Burgess Shale and the nature of history
Title
Wonderful life
Title remainder
the Burgess Shale and the nature of history
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Jay Gould
Title variation
Burgess Shale and the nature of history
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explains why the diversity of the Burgess Shale is important in understanding our past and evolution
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gould, Stephen Jay
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE770
LC item number
.G67 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Invertebrates, Fossil
  • Paleontology
  • Paleontology
  • Burgess Shale (B.C.)
  • Paleontology
  • Contingency (Philosophy)
  • Yoho National Park (B.C.)
  • Evolución
  • Évolution
  • Invertébrés fossiles
  • Paléontologie
  • Paléontologie
  • Paléontologie
  • Contingence (Philosophie)
  • Burgess Shale (C.-B.)
  • Yoho, Parc national de (C.-B.)
  • Cambrian Geologic Period
  • Contingency (Philosophy)
  • Invertebrates, Fossil
  • Paleontology
  • Paleontology
  • British Columbia
  • British Columbia
  • Evolutie
  • Fossielen
  • Ongewervelde dieren
  • Paleontologie
  • Schalies
Label
Wonderful life : the Burgess Shale and the nature of history, Stephen Jay Gould
Link
https://archive.org/details/wonderfullifebur00goul
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-335) 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
  • Credits
  • Index
  • Preface and acknowledgments.
  • The iconography of an expectation
  • A background for the Burgess shale
  • Reconstruction of the Burgess shale toward a new view of life
  • The Burgess drama
  • Walcott's vision and the nature of history
  • Possible worlds: the power of "just history"
  • Bibliography
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
347 pages
Isbn
9780393027051
Lccn
88037469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18983518
  • (OCoLC)ocm18983518
Label
Wonderful life : the Burgess Shale and the nature of history, Stephen Jay Gould
Link
https://archive.org/details/wonderfullifebur00goul
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-335) 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
  • Credits
  • Index
  • Preface and acknowledgments.
  • The iconography of an expectation
  • A background for the Burgess shale
  • Reconstruction of the Burgess shale toward a new view of life
  • The Burgess drama
  • Walcott's vision and the nature of history
  • Possible worlds: the power of "just history"
  • Bibliography
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
347 pages
Isbn
9780393027051
Lccn
88037469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18983518
  • (OCoLC)ocm18983518

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