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The Resource Life's matrix : a biography of water, Philip Ball

Life's matrix : a biography of water, Philip Ball

Label
Life's matrix : a biography of water
Title
Life's matrix
Title remainder
a biography of water
Statement of responsibility
Philip Ball
Title variation
H2O
Title variation remainder
a biography of water
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Tells of water's origins, history, and fascinating pervasiveness, including, for example, fourteen forms of ice, and provides a provocative exploration of the possibility of water on other planets, which highlights the possibility of life beyond Earth
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
194360
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ball, Philip
Dewey number
553.7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Water
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a biography of water
Label
Life's matrix : a biography of water, Philip Ball
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: H2O. London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [391]-403) 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
373617
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Farrar, Straus, and Giroux edition.
Extent
xii, 417 pages
Isbn
9780374186289
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99059110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374186289
  • (Sirsi) ABW-9419
Label
Life's matrix : a biography of water, Philip Ball
Publication
Note
Originally published: H2O. London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [391]-403) 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
373617
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Farrar, Straus, and Giroux edition.
Extent
xii, 417 pages
Isbn
9780374186289
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99059110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374186289
  • (Sirsi) ABW-9419

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