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The Resource Weird life : the search for life that is very, very different from our own, David Toomey

Weird life : the search for life that is very, very different from our own, David Toomey

Label
Weird life : the search for life that is very, very different from our own
Title
Weird life
Title remainder
the search for life that is very, very different from our own
Statement of responsibility
David Toomey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces unusual life-forms and the scientists who search for them and traces the discoveries of unfamiliar life forms in extreme areas of the solar system
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Twomey, David P
Dewey number
571
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QH313
LC item number
.T66 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Life (Biology)
  • Organisms
  • Curiosities and wonders
  • Ecology
  • Adaptation (Biology)
  • Extreme environments
  • Life on other planets
Label
Weird life : the search for life that is very, very different from our own, David Toomey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-255) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Extremophiles -- A Shadow Biosphere -- Defining Life -- Starting from Scratch -- A Bestiary of Weird Life -- Life from Comets, Life on Stars, and Life in the Very Far Future -- Intelligent Weird Life -- Weird Life in Science Fiction -- Weird Life in the Multiverse -- Epilogue -- Glossary
Control code
ocm783162722
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 268 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393071580
Lccn
2012042391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)783162722
  • (Sirsi) a1164236
Label
Weird life : the search for life that is very, very different from our own, David Toomey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-255) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Extremophiles -- A Shadow Biosphere -- Defining Life -- Starting from Scratch -- A Bestiary of Weird Life -- Life from Comets, Life on Stars, and Life in the Very Far Future -- Intelligent Weird Life -- Weird Life in Science Fiction -- Weird Life in the Multiverse -- Epilogue -- Glossary
Control code
ocm783162722
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 268 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393071580
Lccn
2012042391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)783162722
  • (Sirsi) a1164236

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