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The Resource The link : uncovering our earliest ancestor, Colin Tudge with Josh Young

The link : uncovering our earliest ancestor, Colin Tudge with Josh Young

Label
The link : uncovering our earliest ancestor
Title
The link
Title remainder
uncovering our earliest ancestor
Statement of responsibility
Colin Tudge with Josh Young
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Colin Tudge tells the history of Ida--a perfectly fossilized early primate predating the most famous primate fossil, Lucy, by 44 million years--and her place in the world. At the same time, he explains how Ida opens a stunningly evocative window into our past and changes what we know about primate evolution and, ultimately, our own
Summary
Colin Tudge tells the history of Ida--a perfectly fossilized early primate predating the most famous primate fossil, Lucy, by 44 million years--and her place in the world. At the same time, he explains how Ida opens a window into our past and changes what we know about primate evolution and, ultimately, our own
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
339915
Cataloging source
JBO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tudge, Colin
Dewey number
599.93/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GN282
LC item number
.T83 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Young, Josh
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human beings
  • Primates, Fossil
  • Human evolution
  • Primates
  • Paleontology
  • Paleontology
  • Primates, Fossil
  • Evolution (Biology)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
uncovering our earliest ancestor
Label
The link : uncovering our earliest ancestor, Colin Tudge with Josh Young
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Discovering ida -- Ida's story begins -- Ida's Eocene world -- The Messel pit -- How primates became -- Primate evolution -- From the Eocene to us -- Who and what is Ida? -- Revealing Ida to the world
Control code
2009464264
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 262 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316070089
Lccn
2009464264
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn320442662
Label
The link : uncovering our earliest ancestor, Colin Tudge with Josh Young
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Discovering ida -- Ida's story begins -- Ida's Eocene world -- The Messel pit -- How primates became -- Primate evolution -- From the Eocene to us -- Who and what is Ida? -- Revealing Ida to the world
Control code
2009464264
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 262 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316070089
Lccn
2009464264
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn320442662

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