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The Resource Perfect planet, clever species : how unique are we?, William C. Burger

Perfect planet, clever species : how unique are we?, William C. Burger

Label
Perfect planet, clever species : how unique are we?
Title
Perfect planet, clever species
Title remainder
how unique are we?
Statement of responsibility
William C. Burger
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burger, William C
Dewey number
599.93/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN281.4
LC item number
.B87 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human evolution
  • Life on other planets
  • Exobiology
Label
Perfect planet, clever species : how unique are we?, William C. Burger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-328) 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
  • 57
  • 4.
  • Life Explodes: The Last 560 Million Years
  • 85
  • 5.
  • Why Are There So Many Kinds of Plants and Animals?
  • 111
  • 6.
  • Random Walks or Progressive Trajectories?
  • 135
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Escalation of Intelligence
  • 161
  • 8.
  • Building the World's Best Brain
  • 193
  • 9.
  • An Appetite for Energy: Revolutions in Living
  • 223
  • 10.
  • No Ordinary Star
  • Origins of Western Science
  • 251
  • 11.
  • Perfect Planet, but How Unusual an Odyssey?
  • 271
  • 15
  • 2.
  • A Really Good Planet Is Hard to Find
  • 35
  • 3.
  • First 4,000 Million Years
Control code
ocm50072353
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
345 pages
Isbn
9781591020165
Lccn
2002068117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50072353
  • (Sirsi) a804113
Label
Perfect planet, clever species : how unique are we?, William C. Burger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-328) 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
  • 57
  • 4.
  • Life Explodes: The Last 560 Million Years
  • 85
  • 5.
  • Why Are There So Many Kinds of Plants and Animals?
  • 111
  • 6.
  • Random Walks or Progressive Trajectories?
  • 135
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Escalation of Intelligence
  • 161
  • 8.
  • Building the World's Best Brain
  • 193
  • 9.
  • An Appetite for Energy: Revolutions in Living
  • 223
  • 10.
  • No Ordinary Star
  • Origins of Western Science
  • 251
  • 11.
  • Perfect Planet, but How Unusual an Odyssey?
  • 271
  • 15
  • 2.
  • A Really Good Planet Is Hard to Find
  • 35
  • 3.
  • First 4,000 Million Years
Control code
ocm50072353
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
345 pages
Isbn
9781591020165
Lccn
2002068117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50072353
  • (Sirsi) a804113

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