Coverart for item
The Resource Life ascending : the ten great inventions of evolution, Nick Lane

Life ascending : the ten great inventions of evolution, Nick Lane

Label
Life ascending : the ten great inventions of evolution
Title
Life ascending
Title remainder
the ten great inventions of evolution
Statement of responsibility
Nick Lane
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Nick Lane expertly reconstructs the history of life by describing the ten greatest inventions of evolution (including DNA, photosynthesis, sex, and sight), based on their historical impact, role in organisms today, and relevance to current controversies
Award
Royal Society General Prizes for Science Books, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
322524
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lane, Nick
Dewey number
576.8
Index
index present
LC call number
QH367
LC item number
.L36 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Molecular evolution
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the ten great inventions of evolution
Label
Life ascending : the ten great inventions of evolution, Nick Lane
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
740035
Dimensions
cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780393065961
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009005046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393065961
  • (OCoLC)286488326
Label
Life ascending : the ten great inventions of evolution, Nick Lane
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
740035
Dimensions
cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780393065961
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009005046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393065961
  • (OCoLC)286488326

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.2713021 -97.7460168
Processing Feedback ...