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The Resource The universe within : discovering the common history of rocks, planets, and people, Neil Shubin

The universe within : discovering the common history of rocks, planets, and people, Neil Shubin

Label
The universe within : discovering the common history of rocks, planets, and people
Title
The universe within
Title remainder
discovering the common history of rocks, planets, and people
Statement of responsibility
Neil Shubin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Shubin shows how the entirety of the universe's fourteen-billion-year history can be seen in our bodies as he moves from our very molecular composition (a result of stellar events at the origin of our solar system) through the workings of our eyes
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shubin, Neil
Dewey number
550
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
QE28
LC item number
.S526 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Geology
  • Petrology
  • Earth (Planet)
Label
The universe within : discovering the common history of rocks, planets, and people, Neil Shubin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-208) 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
Rocking our world -- Blasts from the past -- Lucky stars -- About time -- The ascent of the Big -- Connecting the dots -- Kings of the hill -- Fevers and chills -- Cold facts -- Mothers of invention
Control code
1384147
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
x, 225 pages
Isbn
9780307378439
Lccn
2012007541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1384147
  • (OCoLC)783520721
Label
The universe within : discovering the common history of rocks, planets, and people, Neil Shubin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-208) 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
Rocking our world -- Blasts from the past -- Lucky stars -- About time -- The ascent of the Big -- Connecting the dots -- Kings of the hill -- Fevers and chills -- Cold facts -- Mothers of invention
Control code
1384147
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
x, 225 pages
Isbn
9780307378439
Lccn
2012007541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1384147
  • (OCoLC)783520721

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