The Resource Evolution : a visual record, photographs by Robert Clark ; foreword by David Quammen ; text by Joseph Wallace

Evolution : a visual record, photographs by Robert Clark ; foreword by David Quammen ; text by Joseph Wallace

Label
Evolution : a visual record
Title
Evolution
Title remainder
a visual record
Statement of responsibility
photographs by Robert Clark ; foreword by David Quammen ; text by Joseph Wallace
Creator
Contributor
Author
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through 200 revelatory images, award-winning photographer Robert Clark makes one of the most important foundations of science clear and exciting to everyone. Evolution: A Visual Record transports readers from the near-mystical (human ancestors) to the historic (the famous 'finches' Darwin collected on the Galápagos Islands that spurred his theory); the recently understood (the link between dinosaurs and modern birds) to the simply astonishing
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clark, Robert
Dewey number
576.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH367
LC item number
.C53 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wallace, Joseph E.
  • Quammen, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Life
  • Natural history
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Life
  • Natural history
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/writerofforeword
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Label
Evolution : a visual record, photographs by Robert Clark ; foreword by David Quammen ; text by Joseph Wallace
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: These views of life / David Quammen -- Introduction: Darwin, Wallace, and the birth of a theory / Joseph Wallace -- Ancient history -- Birds: selection, natural and artificial -- Diversity in cold blood -- Plants: evolution blooms -- Insects: adaptation in abundance -- Mammals: a web of connection -- Human origins -- The evolution of evolution
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
239 pages
Isbn
9780714871189
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)960468206
  • 708205
  • (OCoLC)ocn960468206
  • 708205
Label
Evolution : a visual record, photographs by Robert Clark ; foreword by David Quammen ; text by Joseph Wallace
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: These views of life / David Quammen -- Introduction: Darwin, Wallace, and the birth of a theory / Joseph Wallace -- Ancient history -- Birds: selection, natural and artificial -- Diversity in cold blood -- Plants: evolution blooms -- Insects: adaptation in abundance -- Mammals: a web of connection -- Human origins -- The evolution of evolution
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
239 pages
Isbn
9780714871189
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)960468206
  • 708205
  • (OCoLC)ocn960468206
  • 708205

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